Papyrus written with black ink with demotic legal text (damaged, 10 ll.) and Greek docket (3 ll.) on recto. Dated year 47 Tybi 5 of Ptolemy Euergetes II.
Cession of liturgies in connection with tombs in the cemetery of Djeme (Medinet Habu). The same family is mentioned in P Berlin P 3113. This BM papyrus was first published by one of the protagonists of the decipherment of hieroglyphs, Thomas Young, in 1823.
- Excavated/Findspot: Armant
- (Africa,Egypt,Upper Egypt,Armant)
- Length: 57 centimetres (frame)
- Width: 25.5 centimetres (frame)
Inscription Positionrecto and verso
To be studied and published (?) by Maria Cannata.
Last description in Pestman 1993.
Cf. entry in www.trismegistos.org - DAHT.
Papyrus Survey: Condition Details: Papyrus: brittle, delaminating, fractured, loss Black ink Backed: white paper Mount Details: Sandwich: glass (warped) Sandwich: board Binding: cloth Object Priority: B Mount Priority: A Overall Condition: C Curatorial condition comment: fair (incomplete)
Ancient Egypt & Sudan
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Object reference number: YCA67132
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