O. Strasbourg H. 174
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Description: Limestone, 16 x 18 cms. Complete. One side, with 6 lines in black ink (see Remarks). Left edge slightly broken off. Text partly effaced in lines 4, 5 and 6.
Classification: letter
Keywords: message - tomb (private) - working
Provenance: Bought by Borchardt at Luxor, 1910.
Publication: Koenig, Ostraca Strasbourg , 14 (description), pl. 86, 87 (facsimile, transcription), pl. 132 (photograph)
Dates mentioned: sw 19 (6/7? see Remarks)
Dates attributed: D yn. 19 or dyn. 20 (Koenig)
Contents: A letter from scribe Imn-on to his master, scribe Bng about some work in the tomb of the mayor of the town. See Remarks.
Terminology: NN n NN (1); r nty (2, 5); hAb (2)
Names/Titles: an. (pA HA.t.y-a n Niw.t ; 2); Imn-on (sS ; 1); Bng (sS ; 1); 4A-Mw.t (sS ; 3)
Remarks: Line 6 transcribed twice, in two different ways, and numbered 6 and 7 in transcription; see Müller, LingAeg 7 (2000), 283.

Record last updated 2007-10-11


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