Papyrus Inscribed in Abnormal Hieratic
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
Late Period, probably Saite Period
Glass: 8 11/16 x 14 3/16 in. (22 x 36 cm)
Object: 7 1/16 x 9 1/8 in. (17.9 x 23.2 cm) (show scale)
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Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
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Papyrus Inscribed in Abnormal Hieratic, 664-525 B.C.E. Papyrus, ink, Glass: 8 11/16 x 14 3/16 in. (22 x 36 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.1799E (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.37.1799E_recto_IMLS_PS5.jpg)
. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2010
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Light tan papyrus inscribed in abnormal hieratic script. There are nineteen lines of text. The papyrus has 19 lines on recto and 1 on verso. A petition of a temple worker to Amun.
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