London Hay "cookbook"
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- London Hay "cookbook"
Leather manuscript containing magical recipes written in Coptic.
- Found/Acquired: Thebes (?)
- (Africa,Egypt,Upper Egypt,Thebes (Upper Egypt - archaic))
- Length: 650 millimetres (max.)
- Width: 190 millimetres (max.)
- Length: 660 millimetres (frame)
- Width: 200 millimetres (frame)
See bibliographic record.
According to Crum EA 10376, 10122, 10414, 10434, 10391 were written by the same hand and were probably acquired by Hay at Thebes (1934, p. 51 and 195).
Not on display
Papyrus Survey: Condition Details: Leather: brittle, cracked, dark, distorted, lifting Black ink Supported locally: glassine paper Tabbed: kraft paper Transferred to horizontal storage 6 JAN 95 Mount Details: Sandwich: glass Binding: cloth Object Priority: C Mount Priority: A Overall Condition: E Curatorial condition comment: poor
Ancient Egypt & Sudan
- Kropp M
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Object reference number: YCA70619
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