P. Turin Cat. 2087 verso
Other nos.: P. Turin 167 + 2087/219 - 198 (sic)
  
Description: Papyrus, 19.5 x 17.5 cm. Black and red ink, recto (H/V) 10 lines, verso (V/H) 9 lines. Damaged; beginnings of all lines of recto and of verso 6 and 9 lost, ends of all lines of recto and of verso 8 and 9 lost, gaps in all lines of recto and in verso 3 and 5-9.
Classification: journal - protocol : event
Keywords: copper - gold - seal - textile
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: Allam, Hieratische Ostraka und Papyri , 309, no. 275, pl. 107 (transcription; translation, commentary); Helck, Die datierten und datierbaren Ostraka , 504 (translation); Kitchen, Ramesside Inscriptions VI, 640 (transcription)
Dates mentioned: rnp.t-sp 13 III pr.t sw 9 (verso 1); rnp.t-sp 13 III pr.t sw [...] (verso 5)
Dates attributed: Dyn. 20, year 13 Ramesses IX (Helck, Kitchen)
Contents: Journal text recording two events: (1) 6n.t-Xnw-m-Hb goes to Thebes in order to trade objects of copper and gold(?); (2) a court case between the Necropolis scribe 2a-m-HD.t and a woman called 6A-2r.t about a loincloth; the latter is said to be in the wrong.
Terminology: hrw pn (verso 1, 5)
Names/Titles: an. (nA sr.w [...]; verso ~7#); amT (verso 3(?) - see Remarks); Niw.t (geo.; verso 2); 2a-m-HD.t (sS n pA 2r ; verso 6, 8, ~9# - no title); 6A-2r.t (f.; verso ~6#, 8); 6n.t-Xnw-m-Hb (f.; verso 2 - written 6A-Xn-m-Hb )
Remarks: Recto: model letter. Names, Titles: amT (verso 3) proper name? Cf. Helck, Die datierten und datierbaren Ostraka , 504: "' ams -Gefäss".

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