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Papyrus Chester Beatty 7

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    EA10687,4

  • Title (object)

    • Papyrus Chester Beatty 7
  • Description

    Papyrus Chester Beatty VII; sheet 4; Hieratic text verso and recto.

    Recto 6-8, Verso 1-3, beginning Verso 4.

    Recto: Spells for Protection Against Scorpions
    Verso: Continuation of Spells Against Scorpions; Others Against Fever, etc.

  • Culture/period

  • Findspot

  • Materials

  • Dimensions

    • Length: 71 centimetres (frame)
    • Width: 19.2 centimetres (frame)
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Script

        Hieratic
  • Curator's comments

    Published:

    Gardiner, Hieratic Papyri, Vol. 1 pp. 55-65, Vol. 2, Plate 36, Recto 6-8; Plate 36-37, Verso 1-3, beginning Verso 4.

    Roccati, RdE 24, p. 155-158 [verso 1-2].
    Posener, RdE 33, p. 139 [verso 7,6].
    Bardinet, RdE 39, p. 12-13 [verso 1, 4].

  • Bibliography

    • Trismegistos 381086 (http://www.trismegistos.org/text/381086) bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Condition

    Papyrus Survey: Condition Details: Papyrus: loss, fractured, fragile Black ink Red ink Tabbed: kraft paper 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: fair

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1930

  • Department

    Ancient Egypt & Sudan

  • BM/Big number

    EA10687,4

  • Registration number

    1930,0710.6.4

  • Additional IDs

    • Frame.4
Papyrus Chester Beatty VII; sheet 4; Hieratic text verso and recto.<br/><br/>Recto 6-8, Verso 1-3, beginning Verso 4.<br/><br/>Recto: Spells for Protection Against Scorpions<br/>Verso: Continuation of Spells Against Scorpions; Others Against Fever, etc.

Verso

Papyrus Chester Beatty VII; sheet 4; Hieratic text verso and recto.

Recto 6-8, Verso 1-3, beginning Verso 4.

Recto: Spells for Protection Against Scorpions
Verso: Continuation of Spells Against Scorpions; Others Against Fever, etc.

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