O. Strasbourg H. 039
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Description: Pottery (vase fragment), 12 x 16 cms. Complete. One side, with six lines in black ink. Slight damages in lines 1 and 6.
Classification: account
Keywords: side (of gang) - weighing - ianw (?)
Provenance: No indication; see Remarks.
Publication: Koenig, Ostraca Strasbourg , 5 (description), pl. 11 (facsimile, transcription), pl. 105 (photograph)
Dates mentioned: rnp.t-sp 1 III Ax.t sw 1 (1)
Dates attributed: Koenig: dyn. 19 or dyn. 20
Contents: Record of the weighing of two ianw (?) with a statement of the total of 576 deben , followed by a specifcation in two halves, i.e. from the right side 287 deben and from the left side 287 deben (therefore 2 deben short of the total!).
Terminology: wp st (3); wnmy (4); m hrw pn (~6#); hrw pn (2); smHy (5); gmy.t (3)
Names/Titles: -
Remarks: Provenance: note that many of the Strasbourg ostraca were excavated by J.E. Quibell in the Ramesseum in 1895-1896 and given to the Bibliothèque Nationale et Universitaire by W.M. Flinders Petrie in 1918 (Koenig, Ostraca Strasbourg , 1; Spiegelberg, ZÄS 58 (1923), 25, note 4).

Record last updated 2006-02-10


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