P. Turin Cat. 2094 [1]
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Description: Papyrus, measurements not given in publication(s). Black and red ink, recto one column of 16 lines with blank space underneath; verso 2 columns: column I 9 lines with blank space underneath, column II 17 lines. Top recto = top verso. Damaged (fragmentary); bottom of verso I (but no text?) lost.
Classification: account - journal : delivery - event - portion - transfer
Keywords: agriculture - cattle - grain - temple - work
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: Kitchen, Ramesside Inscriptions VI, 865-868 (transcription); Helck, Die datierten und datierbaren Ostraka , 568-570 (translation)
Dates mentioned: I pr.t sw 2 (recto 1); II pr.t sw 18 (recto 2); II pr.t sw 19 (recto 2); II pr.t sw 23 (recto 3); IV Smw sw 19 (recto 5); IV Smw sw 21 (recto 6); rnp.t-sp 2 m wHm ms.w.t I pr.t sw 19 (verso I 1); II pr.t sw 29 (verso I 2b); I pr.t sw 9 (verso II 2); I pr.t sw 10 (verso II 3); I pr.t sw 19 (verso II 5); III pr.t sw 3 (verso II 6 - collated); II pr.t sw 29 (verso II 14)
Dates attributed: Dyn. 20, Ramesses XI, year 2 of wHm ms.w.t (Helck, Kitchen)
Contents: Recto 1-4: an ox (belonging to the temple of Ramesses III) and a cow are at the disposal of a Necropolis scribe, a chief workman and a stonemason for ploughing fields. Rest of recto: grain accounts. Verso I (dated to year 2 of the 'Renaissance'): the woodcutter PA-xr is sent out to cultivate fields, having received barley seed from the scribes 9Hwty-ms and Bw-th-Imn . Verso II: deliveries of grain (barley seed according to II 12); same purpose as in verso I?
Terminology: iny.t m tr n dwA.w m Dr.t NN (recto 8); wHm Ssp=f (verso II ~13#?); wHm Ssp=f m Abd Y (verso I ~7#?); wHm Ssp=f m Dr.t NN (verso I 4, 6, ~8#; II 4 - =f omitted); wHm Ssp=f m Dr.t=f (verso II 3); m Dr.t NN (recto 13; verso I 5; II 2, 5, 6, 7, 9, 10, 11 - ditto); mn (recto 10); rdy.t n NN (verso I 9); rdy.t n=f m pr.t (verso I 2); hrw pn (recto ~3# - written hrw n pn ); hrw n swD pA iH n NN in NN (recto 1); Ssp m Dr.t NN (recto 5, 6 - ditto); dmD (verso II 17); dmD hAw nb (recto ~10#?); ditto (recto 6) unclear: iny.t ... (verso II 15); i.di ... (verso II 16); nA it bty i.didy r pA <...> (verso II 1)
Names/Titles: an. (nA Aaa.w Sna ; recto ~8#?); Imn-m-Ip.t-nxt (Xr.t.y-nTr ; recto 3 - written Imn-Ip.t-nxt ; 9 - name only; verso II 2 - sim., 12 - sim.); Imn-Htp (verso II 4); Ir.y-Sri (recto 14?); BAk-2nsw (sxt.y ; recto 16); Bw-th-Imn (sS ; verso I 5, 6, 8; II ~5#, 7 - name only, ~9# - sim., 10 - sim., 11 - ditto); PA-2r (Sad-xt ; verso I 1, ~9#); PA-2r (recto 5); PA-Sri (mni.w ; verso II 17 - or PA-Sri-... or PA-Xrd-... ?); Pn-PA-Ra (aA n is.t ; recto ~1#, 2, 4); Pn-sAr.t (verso II 6?); 4d.y (sxt.y ; recto 15); 9Hwty-ms (sS ; recto 1, 2; verso I 4) Incomplete/unclear: WSb...snb (recto 13?); 1r ([...] n tA [...]; recto 10); [...]- sA.t-by (recto ~9#?); 6A-snn... (f.; recto 13)
Remarks: Text collated by R.J. Demarée. For rt. I 1-4 see Haring, Divine Households , 254 and 255.

Record last updated 2005-08-08


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