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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Oxyrhynchus Papyrus, No. 932: Letter, Thaius to Tigrius (Fragment) (1914.21.0010)
Classification Communication Artifacts > Documentary Artifacts > Other Documents
Artist/Maker N/A
Geographic Location Africa, North; Egypt; El Bahnasa
Period/Date Roman Empire; Late 2nd century
Culture Egyptian, Roman

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Width) 12.00 cm
Dimension 2 (Height) 9.40 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 0.00 cm
Weight 0 g
Measuring Remarks N/A
Materials Paper--Papyrus | Pigment--Ink
Manufacturing Processes Papermaking--Papyrus | Writing
Munsell Color Information waived

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A
Bibliography James, T.G.H. Excavating in Egypt: The Egypt Exploration Society 1882-1982. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1982.

PETRIE, W. M. F., “Tombs of the Courtiers and Oxyrhynkhos”, BSAE 37, London, 1925.

FEHERVARI, G., “Excavations at Bahnasa in Egypt”, Arts & the Islamic World, Winter 1985-Spring 1986, p. 41-44.

Bahnasa (Oxyrhynchus), final report of the excavations (1985-1987), Dar al-Athar al-Islamiyah, 2006.

Oxyrhynchus I. Fouilles archeologiques a El-Bahnasa (1982-2005), Parcerisa, J. P. (dir.), Barcelona, University of Barcelona, 2006.

Oxyrhynchos, un site de fouilles en devenir : colloque de Cabestany, avril 2007, Barcelona, University of Barcelona, 2008.

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Egypt Exploration Society
Reproduction no
Reproduction Information N/A

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