<em>Papyrus Fragments Inscribed in Hieratic</em>, ca. 1938–1630 B.C.E. Papyrus, ink, a: Largest fragment: 2 5/16 x 1 1/4 in. (5.8 x 3.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Evangeline Wilbour Blashfield, Theodora Wilbour, and Victor Wilbour honoring the wishes of their mother, Charlotte Beebe Wilbour, as a memorial to their father, Charles Edwin Wilbour, 16.580.220a-b (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.16.580.220a_front_IMLS_PS5.jpg)

Papyrus Fragments Inscribed in Hieratic

Medium: Papyrus, ink

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1938–1630 B.C.E.

Dimensions: a: Largest fragment: 2 5/16 x 1 1/4 in. (5.8 x 3.2 cm) a: Glass: 12 x 12 in. (30.5 x 30.5 cm) b:Small Box of Fragments: 1 3/4 x 4 1/16 x 4 1/16 in. (4.5 x 10.3 x 10.3 cm)


Accession Number: 16.580.220a-b

Image: CUR.16.580.220a_front_IMLS_PS5.jpg,front

Catalogue Description:
Mass of small papyrus fragments inscribed recto and verso in black and red Hieratic. Fragments of an accounting papyrus; they possibly form part of larger text with fragment groups 16.580.224-16.580.227, 16.580.228, 16.580.229, and 35.1451. Condition: Only a few fragments with connected text.

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