O. Turin N. 57033
Other nos.: O. Turin suppl. 5656, O. Turin inv. no. 10315
  
Description: Limestone, 13 x 17 cms. Complete. Two sides. Obverse: three columns of 8, 9 and 9 lines (numbered 1-26); reverse: two columns of 7 and 3 lines, numbered 1-10. Top obverse = bottom reverse; see Remarks.
Classification: account - journal : event - labour
Keywords: cattle - feast - inactivity - lamp - offering - place - rope - mr (?) - onb.t ; see Remarks
Provenance: Valley of Queens, excavations Schiaparelli 1903-1905.
Publication: Allam, Hieratische Ostraka und Papyri , 247-249 no. 251 and pl. 62-63 (photo, transcription, translation, commentary; published as O. Turin 5656); Lopez, Ostraca ieratici 1, 27 (description), pl. 22-22a (facsimile, transcription); Kitchen, Ramesside Inscriptions V, 496-497 (transcription); Helck, Die datierten und datierbaren Ostraka , 265 (translation / outline of content)
Dates mentioned: rnp.t-sp 24 I Smw sw 25-28 (obv. I 1-4); II Smw sw 1-8 (obv. I 5 - II 4); sw 11-18 (obv. II 5 - III 3); sw 21-26 (obv. III 4-9); [...] Smw sw 26 (rev. I 1); sw 28 (rev. I 2); III Smw sw 1-8 (rev. I 3 - II 3)
Dates attributed: Dyn. 20, year 24 Ramesses III ( Lopez, Allam, Kitchen ); year 24 Ramesses III, year 25 Ramesses III (Helck)
Contents: Journal of days of inactivity (and work), use of lamps; special events: 'court', 'the ropes for the feast', 'bringing fodder for the ox', 'slaughtering an ox for ptah.
Terminology: iw (in wsf iw ; obv. I 4, II 5, 9, III 4, 7); wsf (obv. I 4, 5, II 5, 9, III 4, 7); m s.t tn (obv. I 6, III 8)
Names/Titles: PtH (deity; rev. II 2)
Remarks: Keywords: mr (obv. 16) 'to bind' (Allam, p. 248)? Description: According to Lopez this is the same hand as in O. Turin N. 57038. For the scribe, who wrote many ostraca now kept in the Turin Museum, see Donker van Heel, Haring, Writing in a Workmen's Village , 65-71.

Record last updated 2005-05-27


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