O. Valley of Queens 03
Other nos.: O. IFAO inv. no. SA 00363
  
Description: Limestone, 14 x 11.5 cms. One side, with 8 lines in black ink. Damaged. Top and right edge partly broken off, causing loss of writing in almost all lines. See Remarks.
Classification: account - journal: delivery - labour
Keywords: grain rations - inactivity - lamp - working
Provenance: Valley of Queens, found 03-1986 or 04-1986 near tomb 48
Publication: Koenig, BIFAO 88 (1988), 116, Document III (description, facsimile, transcription, translation and commentary)
Dates mentioned: sw 16-24 (2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 6; see Remarks); sw 27(?) (7)
Dates attributed: D yn. 19 or 20 (Koenig) ; see Remarks
Contents: Account of lamps delivered on certain days, and grain rations. Mention of inactivity over the weekend. See Remarks
Terminology: ir n (1?); wsf (4); bAk (5, 5?); Sd (1); di.t di.w r bAk (?) (7)
Names/Titles: 2nsw-m-Hb (2; written 2nsw-Hb )
Remarks: Description: for this scribe, see Donker van Heel, Haring, Writing in a Workmen's Village , 65-71. Contents: the published transcription is not reliable. In line 1 read: Sd 32. In line 2 read: sw 16 ditto (probably for xbs ) 8 (not ir.n ). In line 3 read: sw (17) ditto 8. In line 4 read: sw 18 ditto 8. In line 5 read: sw 22. In line 6 read: sw 23 and sw 24. In line 7 read: sw 27(?). Date(s) attributed: in view of the writing and the similarity to the Ostraca Turin N. 57031, N. 57043 etc. most probably Ramesses III (Demaree).

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