P. DeM 22
Other nos.: -
  
Description: Papyrus, 4 fragments: main fragment and fragments a, b, c. Main fragment recto 5 lines, verso 6 lines, fragment c recto 2 lines, verso 4 lines, top recto = bottom verso. Palimpsest. Damaged (very fragmentary).
Classification: letter
Keywords: companion(?) - conflict - message
Provenance: no indication
Publication: Černý, Papyrus Deir El Medineh II, 2, pls. 5-6a (description, transcription, photographs); Sweeney, JEA 84 (1998), 111 and 112 (translation, commentary)
Dates mentioned: -
Dates attributed: Dyn. 19 or Dyn. 20 (Koenig)
Contents: Fragmentary letter referring to a conflict and to eating bread (or to a "bread-eating companion"; ir.y n wnm ao ?). See Remarks.
Terminology: hAb (main fragment recto 3)
Names/Titles: Imn (deity; main fragment verso 4); 1r (main fragment verso 5)
Remarks: See corrections Winand, CdE 68 (1993), 85. Contents: main fragment recto 3-4: [ ir.y n ] wnm ao ? Cf. P. DeM 04 recto 1, 6. P. DeM 04, 05, 06 and 22 not by same correspondent according to Sweeney, JEA 84 (1998), 101-122. Contrary to Sweeney's reference ( op. cit. , 102, note 6; 112, note 38), a connection between these papyri has not been suggested by Fischer-Elfert, GM 127 (1992), 36 and 37.

Record last updated 2002-08-01


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