- Museum number
Papyrus (mounted in 6 frames) written with black ink with demotic legal text on recto (10 cols., each of 24-26 ll. except the last of 19 ll.) and verso (7 cols. of varying size).
Thompson's MS Catalogue (referring to the whole papyrus): "recto: the proceedings of a native court of justice consisting of three priests with a Greek assessor in a civil suit arising out of the document no. 10575 supra. verso: copies of documents relating to the text of the recto. Date year 11 Pachons 21 of Ptolemy Philometor = BC. 170 June 23".
Nos. 10575-10601 from the Siut Archive.
- Production date
Length: 38.20 centimetres (frame)
Width: 24.20 centimetres (frame)
- Inscription subject
- Curator's comments
Depauw, The Demotic Letter (2006), 354 with proposed new readings.
Felber, H., Demotische Ackerpachtverträge (ÄA 58). Wiesbaden, 1997, pg. 83.
Cf. entry in www.trismegistos.org - DAHT.
Being studied by Bahar Landsberger (Heidelberg)
- Not on display
- Papyrus Survey:
Papyrus: loss, creased, fractured, deposit
Tabbed: kraft paper
Tabbed: glassine paper
Object Priority: B
Mount Priority: A
Overall Condition: B
- Acquisition date
- Egypt and Sudan
- BM/Big number
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: Frame.6