W. DeM 5238
Other nos.: O. IFAO 00046
Description: Limestone, 11 x 13.5 cms. Complete. One side, with 2 lines in black ink. 770 grs.
Classification: weight
Keywords: piT
Provenance: Deir el-Medina, Kom Sud (Kom de decombres au sud du village, according to Clere MSS.), found 23-01-1930
Publication: Valbelle, Catalogue des poids a inscriptions hieratiques de Deir el-Medineh , 88 (description), pl. 32-32a (facsimile and transcription)
Dates mentioned: -
Dates attributed: -
Contents: Substitute weight of an unknown commodity (piT ) with Imn-nxt ; see Remarks.
Terminology: isy n piT iw=tw r a NN (1-2)
Names/Titles: Imn-nxt (2)
Remarks: Contents: Koenig, in RdE 33, 137, thinks the word is derived from pAD (Wb. I, 501) 'ball, pellet'.

Record last updated 2006-08-25

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