Egypt, Ptolemaic Period
Papyrus Dimensions: 2.4 cm wide x 4.4 cm high Description: Small rectangular fragment from a papyrus document. Incomplete documentary text. Recto Two lines of text written in black ink. Written in a fine Greek script. The writing is along the fibers. Verso Three (?) fragmentary lines of text. Written in black ink. Written in a Greek (?) script. The writing is across the fibers. Note: This fragment was recovered from the cartonnage of a Ptolemaic Period mummy mask. * The fragment is mounted in glass. * View Demotic Fragments and a Greek Fragment recovered from the same mummy mask.