P. BM EA 75039
Other nos.: P. BM EA 1996-2-17.25
  
Description: Strip of papyrus, 21.5 x 12 cm. The recto (H/V) is medium brown and the verso (V/H) is orange brown. Top recto = top verso. Palimpsest. On the recto 6 lines of an earlier writing, partly effaced, and 4 lines of a later text in opposite direction, in black ink; on the verso 8 lines almost completely effaced, in black and red ink.
Classification: account : transfer
Keywords: agriculture - grain(?) - granary
Provenance: Acquired by the British Museum in 1996 from the collection of W.J. Bankes formed in 1819 in Thebes.
Publication: R.J. Demarée, The Bankes Late Ramesside Papyri (London 2006), 28 (description, translation and commentary), pls. 29-32 (photographs and transcriptions)
Dates mentioned: -
Dates attributed: Late dyn. 20 (Demarée)
Contents: Accounts mentioning field surfaces and amnounts of grain (earlier text) and amounts of grain retrieved and handed over to two individuals (later text).
Terminology: iw (verso 6, 7); ir n (recto, earlier text 6); rdy.t r n Niw.t n NN (recto, later text 4); Sdy.t m ... Pr-aA (recto, later text 1); Sdy.t m pA mXr (recto, later text 3); di.w n NN (recto, later text 2); dmD (verso 8)
Names/Titles: Niw.t (geo.; recto, later text 4); 1nw.t-tA.wy (f.; recto, later text 4); 1r ( sS ; recto, later text 2)
Remarks: -

Record last updated 2007-03-29


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