Ostrakon with attendance register

Published/Created:
1250 BCE
Notes:
fragment
This provides a workmen's register for 280 days of the year. There are 24 lines of New Egyptian hieratic on the front and 21 lines on the back. The workers' names are listed on the right, followed by the dates they were absent, and their reasons
Period/Style:
19th Dynasty
Culture:
Egyptian
Accession Number:
254031
Genre:
ostraka (AAT)
Format:
Image
Content Type:
Archives or Manuscripts
Furnishings & Decorative Arts
Rights:
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Access Restrictions:
Yale Community Only
Source Note:
B: Parkinson, Cracking Codes, 1999
Yale Collection:
Visual Resources Collection
Digital Collection:
Visual Resources Collection
Original Repository:
London, England: British Museum
Local Record Number:
Portfolio Item ID: 6502
OID:
304898
PID:
digcoll:2205108