<em>Papyrus Inscribed in Demotic</em>, 201-200 B.C.E. Papyrus, ink, 37.1839Ea: 11 5/16 x 40 3/8 in. (28.8 x 102.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.1839Ea-b (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 37.1839Ea_negA_bw_IMLS.jpg)

Papyrus Inscribed in Demotic

Medium: Papyrus, ink

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:201-200 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 37.1839Ea: 11 5/16 x 40 3/8 in. (28.8 x 102.5 cm) 37.1839Eb: 11 5/16 x 41 13/16 in. (28.8 x 106.3 cm)


Accession Number: 37.1839Ea-b

Image: 37.1839Ea_negA_bw_IMLS.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Two papyri. A deals with property and titles north of the dromos of the Serapeum of Memphis; B with an estate south of this dromos. They are not the same contract, but they bear the same date, name the same people, and are made from the same papyrus sheet. The color of the papyrus is a pale light brown. Both are inscribed on both sides. Condition: Incomplete.

Brooklyn Museum