P. Turin Cat. 2062
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Description: Papyrus, 18.5 x 19.5 cm. Black and red ink, recto 2 columns: recto I 11 lines (and traces of writing over recto I 1), recto II 11 lines; verso 14 lines; top recto = top verso. Damaged; beginnings of all lines of recto I and verso 1 lost, ends of all lines of recto II and of verso 1-8, 10 and 13 lost, gaps in recto I 1-5, recto II 2-6, verso 2-7 and 13, only traces of recto I 11 and verso 14. Most of the writing in red ink illegible.
Classification: account : delivery - expense - portion
Keywords: boat - copper(?) - grain rations - pottery - servant - side (of gang) - smd.t
Provenance: Presumably acquired by the government of Piedmont for the Turin museum from Bernardino Drovetti in 1823 (see e.g. S. Curto, Storia del Museo Egizio di Torino , 2nd ed., Turin 1976, 45).
Publication: Helck, Die datierten und datierbaren Ostraka , 425 and 426 (translation of recto I 3 - II 11); transcription unpublished, in Cern Notebook 23.59-61
Dates mentioned: rnp.t [...] (recto II 1); rnp.t-sp 1 + x (recto II 4); rnp.t-sp 2 IV Smw sw 21 (recto II 9); rnp.t-sp 3 [...] (verso 4)
Dates attributed: Dyn. 20, year 2 Ramesses V (Helck)
Contents: Accounts of the delivery and distribution of grain rations among the gang and the smd.t . The text on verso also mentions amounts of copper(?) and beer.
Terminology: iny.t m nA wsx.w (verso II 5?); iny.t m di NN (recto II 10); ir n (recto I 1, 5, 6, 9, verso 1(?), 7, 7, 8, 9, 10); idn di.w (recto I ~3#, 7, II ~4#); wa nb (recto I ~5# , 9, verso 6, 7, 7, 8, 8, 13 ) ; wnmy (verso 6, 10); wHm (verso 7, 8); rdy.t r di.w n nA smd.t m Dr.t NN (verso 11); hAw nb (recto 10); hAw nb n it (recto I 6); hrw pn di.t di.w (verso 4); dmD (recto II 3); dmD wnmy (verso 8) Incomplete: iny.t [...] NN (recto II 5; cf. iny.t m di NN ); [...] m di NN [...] (verso 13?); dmD hAw [...] (recto II ~8#)
Names/Titles: an. (pA aA ; verso 9); an. (pA aA n is.t ; recto II 7); an. (rmT sAw ; verso 10); an. (Hwty.w ; verso ~6#(?); written Hnty.w ); an. (Hm.w.t ; recto II 8; Hm.w.t pr pn ; verso 9); an. (pA xrp-4ro.t ; verso 7); an. (pA swn.w ; verso 9); an. (nA smd.t ; verso 11); an. (pA sS ; recto I 9); an. (pA sS n pA 2r ; verso 11; written pA sS sS pA 2r ); an. (pA sS-Snw.t ; verso ~4#?); PA-an (in-mw ; recto I 4, ~8#); 1r-Sri (sS ; verso ~6#); 5nd.t (geo.; verso 6?) Incomplete: an. (pA Hm-nTr n [...]; recto II 10); [...] -Ip.t ([...] n pA [...]; recto I 4); Imn- [...] (verso 13; or [...] -m-di-Imn ?); Ra-ms-sw-nxt ([...] n [...]; recto II 5)
Remarks: -

Record last updated 2005-06-21


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