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  • Object type

  • Museum number


  • Description

    Papyrus: 2 lines of Coptic text on one side, written against the fibres. Mounted with EA 75306, 75305, 75304, 75303, 75301.

  • Culture/period

  • Findspot

  • Materials

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 4.4 centimetres
    • Width: 14.6 centimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Type

      • Inscription Position

      • Inscription Language

      • Inscription Translation

        (1) +
        (2) + It is our father who writes to his
        (3) [son NN ...]
      • Inscription Comment

        Translation by Clackson (2008).
  • Curator's comments

    On the Byzantine Greek protocol: A. Delattre, 'La reutilisation des protocoles aux epoques byzantines et arabe', J. Frosen et al. (eds) Proceedings of the 24th International Congress of Papyrology, Helsinki, 1-7 August, 2004, 2007, p. 219

  • Bibliography

    • Clackson 2008 bibliographic details
    • Trismegistos 118110 ( bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Condition

    fair (incomplete)

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date


  • Department

    Ancient Egypt & Sudan

  • BM/Big number


  • Registration number


  • Additional IDs

    • P.Bawit Clackson 68
Papyrus: 1 line of Coptic text on recto.


Papyrus: 1 line of Coptic text on recto.

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