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papyrus

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    EA10982,4

  • Description

    49 disassociated fragments of papyrus, bearing Coptic text on one or both sides. Many different hands.

  • Culture/period

  • Findspot

  • Materials

  • Dimensions

    • Length: 43 centimetres (frame)
    • Width: 23 centimetres (frame)
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        fragment 24 verso
      • Inscription Language

        Coptic
      • Inscription Comment

        2 lines, address for letter on recto?
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        fragment 4 verso
      • Inscription Language

        Coptic
      • Inscription Comment

        1 line
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        fragment 5 verso
      • Inscription Language

        Coptic
      • Inscription Comment

        2 lines
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        fragment 6 recto
      • Inscription Language

        Coptic
      • Inscription Comment

        2 lines
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        fragment 6 verso
      • Inscription Language

        Coptic
      • Inscription Comment

        1 line
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        fragment 7 recto
      • Inscription Language

        Coptic
      • Inscription Comment

        3 lines
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        fragment 7 verso
      • Inscription Comment

        3 lines; upside down in relation to recto
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        fragment 8 verso
      • Inscription Language

        Coptic
      • Inscription Comment

        3 lines
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        fragment 9 verso
      • Inscription Language

        Coptic
      • Inscription Comment

        3 lines; faint.
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        fragment 10 verso
      • Inscription Language

        Coptic
      • Inscription Comment

        2 lines
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        fragment 11 verso
      • Inscription Language

        Coptic
      • Inscription Comment

        2 lines
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        fragment 12 verso
      • Inscription Language

        Coptic
      • Inscription Comment

        2 lines
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        fragment 13 verso
      • Inscription Language

        Coptic
      • Inscription Comment

        2 lines
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        fragment 14 verso
      • Inscription Language

        Coptic
      • Inscription Comment

        2 lines
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        fragment 15 verso
      • Inscription Language

        Coptic
      • Inscription Comment

        3 lines
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        fragment 16 recto
      • Inscription Language

        Coptic
      • Inscription Comment

        2 lines
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        fragment 16 verso
      • Inscription Language

        Coptic
      • Inscription Comment

        3 lines
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        fragment 17 recto
      • Inscription Language

        Coptic
      • Inscription Comment

        1 line
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        fragment 17 verso
      • Inscription Language

        Coptic
      • Inscription Comment

        1 line
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        fragment 18 verso
      • Inscription Language

        Coptic
      • Inscription Comment

        3 lines
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        fragment 19 recto
      • Inscription Language

        Coptic
      • Inscription Comment

        3 lines, quite faded.
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        fragment 1 verso
      • Inscription Language

        Coptic
      • Inscription Comment

        2 lines. The fragments are understood to be numbered in rows from top to bottom, left to right, in the image marked 'front'.
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        fragment 2 recto
      • Inscription Language

        Coptic
      • Inscription Comment

        1 line
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        fragment 2 verso
      • Inscription Language

        Coptic
      • Inscription Comment

        3 lines
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        fragment 3 verso
      • Inscription Language

        Coptic
      • Inscription Comment

        3 lines
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        fragment 19 verso
      • Inscription Language

        Coptic
      • Inscription Comment

        3 lines, quite faded.
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        fragment 20 verso
      • Inscription Language

        Coptic
      • Inscription Comment

        1 line
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        fragment 21 verso
      • Inscription Language

        Coptic
      • Inscription Comment

        3 lines
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        fragment 22 verso
      • Inscription Language

        Coptic
      • Inscription Comment

        3 lines
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        fragment 23 verso
      • Inscription Language

        Coptic
      • Inscription Comment

        4 lines? Very faded.
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        fragment 24 recto
      • Inscription Language

        Coptic
      • Inscription Comment

        10 lines; semi-cursive; a letter?
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        fragment 25 verso
      • Inscription Comment

        2 lines
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        fragment 26 recto
      • Inscription Language

        Coptic
      • Inscription Comment

        1 line, faint.
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        fragment 26 verso
      • Inscription Language

        Coptic
      • Inscription Comment

        2 lines
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        fragment 27 verso
      • Inscription Language

        Coptic
      • Inscription Comment

        2 lines
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        fragment 28 verso
      • Inscription Language

        Coptic
      • Inscription Comment

        2 lines
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        fragment 29 verso
      • Inscription Language

        Coptic
      • Inscription Comment

        3 lines
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        fragment 30 recto
      • Inscription Language

        Coptic
      • Inscription Comment

        2 lines
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        fragment 30 verso
      • Inscription Language

        Coptic
      • Inscription Comment

        1 lines
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        fragment 31 recto
      • Inscription Language

        Coptic
      • Inscription Comment

        3 lines
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        fragment 32 verso
      • Inscription Language

        Coptic
      • Inscription Comment

        2 lines
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        fragment 33 recto
      • Inscription Language

        Coptic
      • Inscription Comment

        1 line
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        fragment 33 verso
      • Inscription Language

        Coptic
      • Inscription Comment

        2 lines
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        fragment 34 recto
      • Inscription Comment

        6 lines
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        fragment 35 verso
      • Inscription Language

        Coptic
      • Inscription Comment

        2 lines; faint.
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        fragment 36 recto
      • Inscription Language

        Coptic
      • Inscription Comment

        6 lines? Faded.
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        fragment 37 verso
      • Inscription Language

        Coptic
      • Inscription Comment

        1 line; at 90 degrees to recto.
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        fragment 37 verso
      • Inscription Language

        Coptic
      • Inscription Comment

        2 lines
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        fragment 38 verso
      • Inscription Language

        Coptic
      • Inscription Comment

        5 lines
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        fragment 39 verso
      • Inscription Language

        Coptic
      • Inscription Comment

        3 lines
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        fragment 40 verso
      • Inscription Language

        Coptic
      • Inscription Comment

        5 lines
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        fragment 41 verso
      • Inscription Language

        Coptic
      • Inscription Comment

        3 lines
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        fragment 42 verso
      • Inscription Language

        Coptic
      • Inscription Comment

        1 line
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        fragment 43 recto
      • Inscription Language

        Coptic
      • Inscription Comment

        1 line
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        fragment 43 verso
      • Inscription Language

        Coptic
      • Inscription Comment

        2 lines
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        fragment 44 recto
      • Inscription Language

        Coptic
      • Inscription Comment

        2 lines
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        fragment 45 verso
      • Inscription Language

        Coptic
      • Inscription Comment

        3 lines
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        fragment 46 verso
      • Inscription Language

        Coptic
      • Inscription Comment

        1 line
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        fragment 47 verso
      • Inscription Language

        Coptic
      • Inscription Comment

        1 line
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        fragment 48 verso
      • Inscription Language

        Coptic
      • Inscription Comment

        1 line
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        fragment 49 verso
      • Inscription Language

        Coptic
      • Inscription Comment

        1 line
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Condition

    Papyrus Survey: Condition Details: Papyrus: displaced fragments, fractured Black ink Iron gall ink Tabbed: kraft paper Mount Details: Sandwich: glass Binding: kraft paper Object Priority: B Mount Priority: B Overall Condition: B Curatorial condition comment: incomplete/fragmentary

  • Acquisition name

  • Department

    Ancient Egypt & Sudan

  • BM/Big number

    EA10982,4

  • Registration number

    1989,0510.5.4

  • Additional IDs

    • Frame.4
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