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Papyrus codex leaf bearing Sahidic script on recto and verso. The text contains a narration of miracles attributed to Shenoute.
- Found/Acquired: Egypt
- Length: 23.2 centimetres (frame)
- Width: 18.5 centimetres (frame)
Inscription Positionboth sides
Based on similaries with episodes in the Life of Shenoute, Birger Pearson attributed the work to the vita tradition (1989). In their edition, Behlmer and Alcock (1996) identify the narrative as a pseudepigraphic discourse of Shenoute; see Emmel 2004, for the identification of the beginning of a work of Shenoute, You Know, O Brethren.
Papyrus Survey: Condition Details: Papyrus Black ink Checked for loan USA 1990 Mount Details: Sandwich: glass Binding: self adhesive tape Object Priority: A Mount Priority: A Overall Condition: B
Ancient Egypt & Sudan
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Object reference number: YCA70341
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