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Inventory number

Cat.1917, Cat.1963/002, CGT54021, Cat.2054/053, Cat.2049, Cat.1913, Cat.1926, Cat.2042/002, Cat.2100/310, Cat.2042/003, Cat.2042/001

  • Document
  • Writing Recto
  • Writing Verso

General description

Festival Calendar and administrative papyrus

On the recto of CGT54021 there is a ritual festival calendar with lists of offerings as well as some lines belonging to the text on the verso. 
The verso is a journal account which contains several texts. There is a lengthy account of emmer wheat and barley allotted to individuals and groups among which there are “foreigners”. There is an account of hiring a donkey with the mention of an oath taken by one of the parties involved in the transaction. Finally there is a text stating the proceedings of a dispute between the policeman Nesamun and the workman Ta about a theft supposedly committed by the latter.

Epoch

New Kingdom (1539-1077 BC)

Dynasty

Dynasty 19 (1292-1191 BC)

Pharaoh

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Provenance

Thebes/Deir el-Medina (?)

Acquisition: Drovetti, Bernardino

Acquisition Date: 1824

Image(s)

Image

  • Text 1
  • Text 2

Script

hieratic

Text type

Festival Calendar

Keywords

wine, offering, beer, procession, feast, grain, granary, grain rations

Place name

Armant (iwny)

Epoch

New Kingdom (1539-1077 BC)

Dynasty

Dynasty 19 (1292-1191 BC)

Pharaoh

Ramesses II (Usermaatre Setepenre)

Drawing

No

Drawing description

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Bibliographical reference

Demichelis, Il calendario delle feste di Montu (OEB 183039).

Editor

Martina Landrino (ML)

Script

hieratic

Text type

Account

Epoch

New Kingdom (1539-1077 BC)

Dynasty

Dynasty 20 (1190-1077 BC)

Pharaoh

Ramesses IX (Neferkare Setepenre)

Drawing

No

Drawing description

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Bibliographical reference

see verso and Demichelis, Il calendario delle feste di Montu, p. 13 (OEB 183039).

Deir el-Medina Database

Image

  • Text 1

Hieroglyphs

  • Hieroglyphs
    • Hieroglyphs
    • Hieroglyphs

Translation

English translation in preparation
for the French translation log in or see Ramses Online (ID 4118)


Editor

Aurore Motte (AM, Ramses Online)

Contributor

Juan José Archidona Ramírez (JJAR)

Script

hieratic

Text type

Journal, Account

Keywords

grain, seed, hut, theft, oath, Necropolis, delivery, textile, donkey

Epoch

New Kingdom (1539-1077 BC)

Dynasty

Dynasty 20 (1190-1077 BC)

Pharaoh

Ramesses IX (Neferkare Setepenre)

Drawing

No

Drawing description

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Bibliographical reference

Helck, Die datierten und datierbaren Ostraka, pp. 498–499, 501 (OEB 49907);
Janssen, Donkeys at Deir el-Medina, pp. 59–60 (OEB 154930);
KRI VI, pp. 633–636 (OEB 13544).

Deir el-Medina Database


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