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Collection of very large fragments of papyrus documents, in Coptic
Estimate
3,0005,000
LOT SOLD. 3,438 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
33
Collection of very large fragments of papyrus documents, in Coptic
Estimate
3,0005,000
LOT SOLD. 3,438 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Collection of very large fragments of papyrus documents, in Coptic

three substantial papyrus documents, (a) Ptolemaic proceedings with dates and the Hellenised names of officials involved, 200mm. by 100mm, substantial remains of two such entries, 8 and 5 lines long, second or first century BC.; (b) similar record of proceedings with date (partially obscured by crack) and names of officials involved, 150mm. by 110mm., 13 lines, late second or early first century BC.; (c) very large document in two pieces, together 300mm. by 110mm., 27 lines, first century BC. to second century AD.; all recovered from mummy cartonnage and mounted in glass


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