Papyrus Inscribed in Demotic
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
4th-3rd century B.C.E.
Early Ptolemaic Period
Glass: 14 x 17 15/16 in. (35.5 x 45.6 cm)
Largest Piece: 6 7/8 x 13 7/16 in. (17.4 x 34.2 cm) (show scale)
Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
Approximately 25 fragments of a papyrus inscribed with demotic script. Some of the smaller fragments have red and black areas (part of a vignette?). It is apparently an account book.
Condition: Water stained.
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Papyrus Inscribed in Demotic, 4th-3rd century B.C.E. Papyrus, ink, Glass: 14 x 17 15/16 in. (35.5 x 45.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.2005E (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.37.2005E_IMLS_PS5.jpg)
. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2010
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