P. Turin Cat. 2097 + P. Turin Cat. 2105
Other nos.: P. Turin Cat. 2097/161
  
Description: Papyrus, 18.5 x 19.5 cm. Black and red ink, recto (H/V) 5 lines at top with blank speace beneath; verso (V/H) 13 lines. Top recto = top verso. Damaged; beginnings of verso 1-5 lost, ends of recto 1, 3, 4, verso 1 and 3-12 lost; gaps in recto 1-4 and verso 1-5.
Classification: account : delivery - name - portion
Keywords: departure - gang - grain - grain rations - granary - temple
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Publication: Helck, Die datierten und datierbaren Ostraka , 569 and 570 (translation of verso); recto unpublished; see Cern Notebook 16.69 and 152.12-13
Dates mentioned: I Smw sw 30 (verso 6); rnp.t-sp 2 II Smw sw 28 (verso 8); rnp.t-sp 2 III Smw sw 28 (verso 10); rnp.t-sp 2 IV Smw sw 26 (verso 12 - or rnp.t-sp 2 IV Smw sw 25? )
Dates attributed: Dyn. 20, year 2 of wHm ms.w.t = year 20 Ramesses XI (Helck; see Remarks)
Contents: Recto: list of workmen with portions of grain(?). Verso: deliveries of grain rations for the gang from temple granaries in I-IV Smw (and presumably earlier months) of regnal year 2.
Terminology: hrw pn di.t di.w m tA Snw.t pr Mw.t (verso 6 - written hrw n pn ); hrw n Ssp di.w in tA is.t pA 2r (verso ~8#?); di.t di.w n tA is.t pA 2r (verso ~10#(?) - written di.t di.w nA tA is.t ) Incomplete: [...] Ssp nA it in [...] (verso ~2#); di.t di.w pA [...] (verso 12)
Names/Titles: an. (Pr-aA anx wDA snb ; king; granary of; verso 1); an. (pA Hm-nTr sn.nw n Imn ; verso ~3#, 11); Imn (deity; temple/granary of; verso 13); Mw.t (deity; f.; temple/granary of; verso 6); Mnw-xa (swn.w ; recto 5); Niw.t (geo.; verso 4); Ns-Imn-m-Ip.t sA 1Ay (recto ~1# - written Ns-Imn-Ip.t ); OA-Sw.t.y (sS n pA Hm-nTr sn.nw n Imn ; verso ~7#, 9; written OAy-Sw.t.y ); 6r-iAy (sS n pA Hm-nTr sn.nw n Imn ; verso ~5#(?) - see Remarks) Incomplete/unclear: PA- [...] -nxt sA Imn- [...] (recto 3); [...] -ms sA OAy-Dr.t (aA ; recto ~4# - perhaps 9Hwty-ms sA OAy-Dr.t ?); 1 [...] 1r (recto 2); ... .ti Imn (deity(?); verso 3?)
Remarks: Date attributed: cf. Ohlhafer, GM 135 (1993), 60-62 (year 2 Ramesses IX); Demarée, GM 137 (1993), 49 and 50 (year 2 Ramesses X). Names, Titles: in verso 5, Helck, Die datierten und datierbaren Ostraka , 569, reads "Turapê" (i.e. 6r-pA-iA ?); however, Cern (Notebook 152.12) favours 6r-iAy ).

Record last updated 2005-06-22


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