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Papyrus Chester Beatty 4

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    EA10684,3

  • Title (object)

    • Papyrus Chester Beatty 4
  • Description

    Papyrus Chester Beatty IV; sheet 3; Hieratic literary text verso and recto. Late Egyptian Miscellanies.

    Recto 5 (leading edge on Sheet 2)-7 (first part); Verso 6-7.

    Recto: Monotheistic Hymns
    Verso: A Student's Miscellany

  • Culture/period

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  • Materials

  • Dimensions

    • Length: 55 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 28-44, Vol. 2. Plate 14, Recto 5 (leading edge on Sheet 2)-6; Plates 15 & 15A, Recto 7 (first part); Plates 20 & 20A, Verso 6. Plate 21, Verso 7.
    The verso of this manuscript is available om T.L.A. (http://aaew.bbaw.de/tla/)

  • Bibliography

    • Trismegistos 381089 (http://www.trismegistos.org/text/381089) bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Condition

    Papyrus Survey: Condition Details: Papyrus: fractured, fragmentary, fragile, bleached Black ink Red ink Tabbed: silk Displayed in Room 62 until 1997 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

    EA10684,3

  • Registration number

    1930,0710.3.3

  • Additional IDs

    • Frame.3
Papyrus Chester Beatty IV; sheet 3; Hieratic literary text verso and recto.    Recto 5 (leading edge on Sheet 2)-7 (first part); Verso 6-7.    Recto: Monotheistic Hymns  Verso: A Student's Miscellany

Papyrus Chester Beatty IV; sheet 3; Hieratic literary text verso and recto. Recto 5 (leading edge on Sheet 2)-7 (first part); Verso 6-7. Recto: Monotheistic Hymns Verso: A Student's Miscellany

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