Aramaic. <em>Papyrus Fragment Inscribed in Aramaic</em>, 5th century B.C.E. Papyrus, ink, 4 x 1 9/16 in. (10.1 x 3.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Bequest of Theodora Wilbour from the collection of her father, Charles Edwin Wilbour, 47.218.153 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.47.218.153_NegA_print_bw.jpg)

Papyrus Fragment Inscribed in Aramaic


Medium: Papyrus, ink

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:5th century B.C.E.

Dimensions: 4 x 1 9/16 in. (10.1 x 3.9 cm)


Accession Number: 47.218.153

Image: CUR.47.218.153_NegA_print_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Fragments of Aramaic papyrus inscribed on one side only in eight incomplete lines. Joined from two fragments found in other packages. This small fragment was probably once part of a letter. Condition: Large gaps in right center. Preserved portion otherwise in good condition.

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