O. Turin N. 57356
Other nos.: O. Turin inv. no. 13152, O. Turin suppl. 9572
Description: Limestone, 16 x 24 cms. Complete. One side with five lines in black ink, of which most seems to have been erased after the transcriptions made by Černý.
Classification: deposition (?)
Keywords: basketry - bread - bronze - cakes - meat - menstruation - metalwork - oil - offering - theft - vessel - woodwork
Provenance: Deir el-Medina; excavations Schiaparelli 1909.
Publication: Lopez, Ostraca ieratici 3, 19 (description), pl. 105-105a (facsimile, transcription); Kitchen, Ramesside Inscriptions VII, 355-356 (transcription)
Dates mentioned: -
Dates attributed: S econd half dyn. 20 , probably Ramesses V to Ramesses IX (Lopez) ; Ramesses V (Kitchen)
Contents: Deposition by a person referring to himself as 'I', who was offering to 6A-wr.t , when various pieces of meat were stolen (?) (word in lacuna) from him, while his hand was filled with some baked p[...]n given to a third person on account of the 'entering the menstruation of' a woman 6A-grp.t . And then 1r-Sri stole some of his woodwork, as well as a bowl for mixing oil and a boiling kettle for cakes.
Terminology: -
Names/Titles: 1r-Sri (3); 6A-wr.t (deity; 1); 6A-gr-p.t (f.; 3)
Remarks: -

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