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Fragment of the “Journal of the Necropolis” concerning the change of reign Ramesses III to Ramesses IV

[3rd Shemu], 11: off work,
[3rd Shemu], 12: (in) this place; 2 beer-jugs; dates, 1 (lot),
[3rd Shemu], 13: (in) this place; 2 beer-jugs; dates, 1 (lot),
[3rd Shemu], 14: (in) this place; 2 beer-jugs; dates, 1 (lot); vegetables, [x-bundies]
[3rd Shemu], 15: at work; 8 bit-cakes, and [x] pesen-loaves […],
[3rd Shemu, 1]6: (in) this place. [Day (when) there ca]me the Chief of Medjay-police, Montumose; [saying to the] people of the Tomb, “The Falcon ha flown up [to heaven, namely the Majesty of]] King Usimare Meriamun, Son of Re, Ramesses III, Ruler of Heliopolis; [and King] Usimare Setepenamun, Son of Re, Ramesses IV, Mediamun, Life Prosperity and Health, the Sovereign, is seated upon the Throne of Re, in his place.”
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Cat. 1946 + Cat.1949 TPOP
Cyperus papyrus
29 x 15.5 cm
1187–1157 BCE
New Kingdom
Twentieth Dynasty
Ramesses III
Deir el-Medina
Drovetti collection (1824)
Sala 06 Parete centrale
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    Tipo=Opere biblioteca SottoTipo=Monografia o Opere Autore=Kitchen, Kenneth A. Titolo=Ramesside Inscriptions: historical and biographical : vol. 5. Sottotiolo= In= Collana= Opera= Luogo=Oxford Anno=1983 Menzionato=pp. 557-558 Illustrazione=
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