Demotic papyrus written with black ink with demotic legal text.
Thompson's MS Catalogue: "recto 11 ll. verso pasted down. Contents. lease of land for a year granted by a prophet of Amonrasonter, Psamtek son of Anchpechrat to a group of 15 men all named, who undertake to cultivate it. (most of the contractual portion is lost). Date. year 15 Mesore of Amasis II. = BC. 553."
- Excavated/Findspot: Thebes
- (Africa,Egypt,Upper Egypt,Thebes (Upper Egypt - archaic))
see bibliographic record
Cf. entry in www.trismegistos.org - DAHT.
Being studied as part of PhD by Elisabeth Greifenstein (University of Wuerzburg).
Papyrus Survey: Condition Details: Papyrus: bleached, loss Black ink Backed: brown paper Displayed in Room 63 until 1997 Mount Details: Sandwich: glass Binding: cloth Object Priority: B Mount Priority: A Overall Condition: B Curatorial condition comment: fair
Ancient Egypt & Sudan
- P.LandLeases 1
- Salt 698.3
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Object reference number: YCA61042
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