P. Grdseloff 1
Other nos.: P. Cairo [unnumbered]
Description: Brown papyrus, 8 x 4 cm, no sheet joins. Black ink, recto (H/V) 6 lines, verso (V/H) lines, top recto = bottom verso. Palimpsest; illegible traces of former text on recto.
Classification: letter
Keywords: birds - fruit
Provenance: No indication.
Publication: B. Grdseloff, ASAE 40 (1940 -41 ), 533-536 (photographs, transcription, translation, commentary); Kitchen, Pharaoh Triumphant , 193 (translation); Kitchen, Ramesside Inscriptions III, 542 (transcription); Wente, Letters , 157, no. 234 (translation)
Dates mentioned: -
Dates attributed: Dyn. 19, Ramesses II (Grdseloff, Kitchen, Wente)
Contents: Letter from the draughtsman 2ay to his brother, the draughtsman PA-Ra-m-Hb , asking for fowl and figs.
Terminology: Dd.n NN n NN (recto 1-4)
Names/Titles: PA-Ra-m-Hb (sS-od ; sn of 2ay ; recto 3-~4#); 2ay (sS-od ; recto 1-2)
Remarks: -

Record last updated 2007-08-28

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