Eight Groups of Papyrus Fragments Inscribed in Demotic and Greek
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
664 B.C.E.-395 C.E.
Late Period to Roman Period
47.218.17a-3: Largest fragment: 2 9/16 × 1 9/16 in. (6.5 × 4 cm)
47.218.17b-1: 5 3/8 × 1 1/2 in. (13.6 × 3.8 cm)
47.218.17b-1: Largest fragment: 2 1/2 × 1 7/8 in. (6.4 × 4.7 cm)
47.217.17b-2: Largest fragment: 3 3/8 × 2 3/8 in. (8.6 × 6 cm)
47.218.17c-1: Largest fragment: 1 5/16 × 1 3/16 in. (3.4 × 3 cm)
47.218.17c-2: Largest fragment: 2 1/2 × (show scale)
Bequest of Theodora Wilbour from the collection of her father, Charles Edwin Wilbour
A large group of fragments in various scripts. Prior to 1966, the fragments were divided into subsets a-e. See the following subdivisions.
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Eight Groups of Papyrus Fragments Inscribed in Demotic and Greek, 664 B.C.E.-395 C.E. Papyrus, ink, 47.218.17a-3: Largest fragment: 2 9/16 × 1 9/16 in. (6.5 × 4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Bequest of Theodora Wilbour from the collection of her father, Charles Edwin Wilbour, 47.218.17a-f (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.47.218.17a_1_back_IMLS_PS5.jpg)
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