W. DeM 5167
Other nos.: O. Cairo JE 59469; SR 1858; O. Cairo Mond 178; see Remarks
Description: Flint, 10 x 10 cms. Complete. One side, with 4 lines in black ink. 540 grs.
Classification: weight : name
Keywords: yarn
Provenance: Gournah, Mond excavations, C. AG.
Publication: Valbelle, Catalogue des poids a inscriptions hieratiques de Deir el-Medineh , 72 (description), pl. 22-22a (facsimile and transcription)
Dates mentioned: -
Dates attributed: Mid dyn. 20; see Remarks
Contents: Weight of an amount of yarn from 2a-m-WAs.t which is with the lady 1ms.ti-Hr-a.wy=s , equalling three 'stone' (?).
Terminology: fA n nA nw.t NN nty m di NN iw=f m Y (?) (1-4); see Remarks
Names/Titles: 1ms.ti-Hr-a.wy=s (f.; 2); 2a-m-WAs.t (1)
Remarks: Numbers : according to Černý Notebook 2.12. Date attributed: on account of the names (Demaree). Terminology: Černý in Notebook 2.12 gives as alternative for line 4: od.t ( kite ).

Record last updated 2007-10-02

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