O. Tomb of Merenptah
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Description: Limestone, measurements presently not available. Inscribed on one side, probably in black ink. Two drawings of a royal figure with measurements written in the hieratic script. Damaged: middle and bottom of the ostracon lost.
Classification: account
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Provenance: Valley of Kings, KV 8 (Merenptah), sepulchral chamber X. Carter excavation, season 1903-1904.
Publication: Carter (and note by Maspero), ASAE 6 (1905), 118, pl. III (facsimile, transcription, description); Kitchen, Ramesside Inscriptions IV, 152 (transcription).
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Dates attributed: Dyn. 19, Merenptah (Kitchen).
Contents: A drawing of a royal figure, perhaps the sarcophagus of Merenptah and the measurements thereof.
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Record last updated 2003-03-31

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