- Museum number
Eight papyrus fragments of varying sizes containing a Greek land register on recto and a Greek-Coptic glossary to Minor Prophets Hosea and Amos on verso.
- Production date
3rdC(late)-4thC(early) (? glossary)
2ndC (mid)-2ndC (late) (? land register)
Height: 29.20 centimetres (frame)
Width: 25.60 centimetres (frame)
- Curator's comments
- Oxyrhynchite provenance and mid- to late-2nd c. date argued in Benaissa 2016.
- Not on display
- Papyrus Survey:
Papyrus: bloom, displaced fragments, fractured, frayed, loss, salt precipiate
Object Priority: B
Mount Priority: A
Overall Condition: B
Curatorial condition comment:
fair (incomplete - fragmentary)
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Transferred from the Department of Manuscripts.
Purchased by BM in 1924 "from a dealer" (Bell and Thompson 1925, 241).
- Egypt and Sudan
- BM/Big number
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: MSS 2584