The Abbott Papyrus
- The Abbott Papyrus
Papyrus; Hieratic legal text: tomb-robbery. Published with translation by Peet, Great Tomb Robberies (1930).
- Excavated/Findspot: Thebes
- (Africa,Egypt,Upper Egypt,Thebes (Upper Egypt - archaic))
- Length: 85.5 centimetres (papyrus)
- Width: 43 centimetres (papyrus)
- Length: 90 centimetres (frame)
- Width: 47.8 centimetres (frame)
Kitchen, Ram. Insc. Vol 6 p468.
Theodorides, RdE 21, p. 97 (7, 11-14) and p. 101 (5, 5-8);
N. Strudwick, Masterpieces of Ancient Egypt, London 2006, pp. 232-3 (pl. on p. 233 wrongly labelled as EA 10021).
Dockets to be republished by CJ Eyre and M Collier (agreed 2006)
Papyrus Survey: Condition Details: Papyrus: loss, bleached Black ink Red ink Backed: Japanese paper Displayed in Room 62 until 1997 Mount Details: Sandwich: glass Binding: self adhesive linen tape Object Priority: A Mount Priority: A Overall Condition: B
Ancient Egypt & Sudan
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Object reference number: YCA63191
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