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Papyrus Chester Beatty 10

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    EA10690

  • Title (object)

    • Papyrus Chester Beatty 10
  • Description

    Papyrus Chester Beatty X (forty-one fragments); Hieratic magical text verso and recto.

    Recto: 1-2, Verso 1-2.

    Recto: From a Book of Aphrodisiacs.
    Verso: Further Portions of the Same.

  • Culture/period

  • Findspot

  • Materials

  • Dimensions

    • Length: 51.6 centimetres (frame)
    • Width: 30.5 centimetres (frame)
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Script

        Hieratic
      • Inscription Position

        recto-verso
  • Curator's comments

    Published:

    Gardiner, Hieratic Papyri Vol. 1, pp. 114-5, Vol. 2, Plates 62 & 62A, Recto 1-2; Plate 63, Verso 1-2.

  • Bibliography

    • Trismegistos 381082 (http://www.trismegistos.org/text/381082) bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Condition

    Papyrus Survey: Condition Details: Papyrus: displaced fragments, bloom, fractured, loss Black ink Red ink Tabbed: court plaster Mount Details: Sandwich: glass Binding: leather Object Priority: B Mount Priority: A Overall Condition: B Curatorial condition comment: incomplete/fragmentary

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1930

  • Department

    Ancient Egypt & Sudan

  • BM/Big number

    EA10690

  • Registration number

    1930,0710.9

Papyrus Chester Beatty X (forty-one fragments); Hieratic magical text verso and recto.<br/><br/>Recto: 1-2, Verso 1-2.<br/><br/>Recto: From a Book of Aphrodisiacs.<br/>Verso: Further Portions of the Same.

Papyrus Chester Beatty X (forty-one fragments); Hieratic magical text verso and recto.

Recto: 1-2, Verso 1-2.

Recto: From a Book of Aphrodisiacs.
Verso: Further Portions of the Same.

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