W. DeM 5237
Other nos.: O. IFAO 00601
Description: Metamorphic limestone, 10.5 x 20 cms., in two fragments. Damaged. One side, with 1 line in black ink. Beginning of text line effaced. Probably broken off at bottom edge. 3536 grs.
Classification: weight
Keywords: leather
Provenance: Deir el-Medina
Publication: Valbelle, Catalogue des poids a inscriptions hieratiques de Deir el-Medineh , 87 (descritpion), pl. 32-32a (facsimile and transcription)
Dates mentioned: -
Dates attributed: -
Contents: Weight of an unknown commodity (piT ); see Remarks.
Terminology: fA n piT r r a ... (~1#)
Names/Titles: -
Remarks: Contents: Koenig, in RdE 33, 137, thinks the word is derived from pAD (Wb. I, 501) 'ball, pellet'.

Record last updated 2009-08-18

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