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Inventory number

Suppl.6078

  • Document
  • Writing Recto
  • Writing Verso

General description

Administrative papyrus

Suppl. 6078 is a papyrus that consists of two contracts written in Demotic. The content of the texts are similar, namely the assignment of four days of liturgical service between priests of the deities Amun, Min-Apis, and Hathor in the temple of Hathor over the course of one year. The father of one of the parties acts as guarantor for the fulfillment of the contract. On the verso is a list of 16 witnesses who were present that day.

Epoch

Graeco-Roman Period (332 BC-565 AD)

Dynasty

Ptolemaic Period (305-30 BC)

Pharaoh

Ptolemy VI (Philometor) - 2nd Reign

Provenance

Deir el-Medina

Excavation: Schiaparelli, Ernesto

Excavation Date: 1905

Joining object(s) (log into TPOP)

Image(s)

Image

  • Text 1
  • Text 2

Contributor

Juan José Archidona Ramírez (JJAR)

Script

demotic

Text type

Contract, Administrative text

Keywords

cession, sale

Epoch

Graeco-Roman Period (332 BC-565 AD)

Dynasty

Ptolemaic Period (305-30 BC)

Pharaoh

Ptolemy VI (Philometor) - 2nd Reign

Drawing

No

Drawing description

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Bibliographical reference

Botti, L'archivio demotico da Deir el-Medineh, pp. 57-61 (OEB 12260)

Contributor

Juan José Archidona Ramírez (JJAR)

Script

demotic

Text type

Administrative text, Contract

Keywords

sale, cession

Epoch

Graeco-Roman Period (332 BC-565 AD)

Dynasty

Ptolemaic Period (305-30 BC)

Pharaoh

Ptolemy VI (Philometor) - 2nd Reign

Drawing

No

Drawing description

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Bibliographical reference

Botti, L'archivio demotico da Deir el-Medineh, pp. 61-63 (OEB 12260)

Image

  • Text 1
  • Text 2

Contributor

Juan José Archidona Ramírez (JJAR)

Script

demotic

Text type

Administrative text, Witness list

Keywords

names

Epoch

Graeco-Roman Period (332 BC-565 AD)

Dynasty

Ptolemaic Period (305-30 BC)

Pharaoh

Ptolemy VI (Philometor) - 2nd Reign

Drawing

No

Drawing description

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Bibliographical reference

Botti, L'archivio demotico da Deir el-Medineh, pp. 63-64 (OEB 12260)

Contributor

Juan José Archidona Ramírez (JJAR)

Script

demotic

Text type

Witness list, Administrative text

Keywords

names

Epoch

Graeco-Roman Period (332 BC-565 AD)

Dynasty

Ptolemaic Period (305-30 BC)

Pharaoh

Ptolemy VI (Philometor) - 2nd Reign

Drawing

No

Drawing description

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Bibliographical reference

Botti, L'archivio demotico da Deir el-Medineh, pp. 63-64 (OEB 12260)

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