New PDF release: Catalog Of Demotic Texts In The Brooklyn Museum (Oriental

By George R. Hughes

ISBN-10: 1885923279

ISBN-13: 9781885923271

This catalogue is meant to be just a record of the Brooklyn Museum's choice of 212 Demotic Egyptian texts. presents either the Museum and Demoticists in most cases with a listing of the whole lot plus basically such info as could make the checklist priceless. it's not meant to be an entire e-book of the texts with the standard complete transliteration, translation, notes, and images or drawings. really, samples of every form of textual content (papyri, ostraca, inscribed stone and wood items) are illustrated at the plates and in basic terms the extra fascinating passages within the texts are given in transliteration and translation. The publication concludes with key note, identify, name, and geographical identify indices.

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64. 1864E = NYHS An. O. 123 Thebes — Illustration: Date: — Year 25, Pachons 1 (of Ptolemy II Philadelphus) Illustration: Date: — Year 25, Pachons 10 (of Ptolemy II Philadelphus) DESCRIPTION Published in Malinine, “Taxes funéraires,” p. 181, pl. 2 no. 8. 65. 1857E = NYHS An O. 116 Thebes — DESCRIPTION Published in Malinine, “Taxes funéraires,” p. 150, pl. 2 no. 7. html CATALOG OF DEMOTIC TEXTS IN THE BROOKLYN MUSEUM 22 66. 1863E = NYHS An O. 122 Thebes — Illustration: Date: — Year 26, Mecheir 12 (of Ptolemy II Philadelphus) DESCRIPTION Published in Malinine, “Taxes funéraires,” pp.

NOS. 1–213) 35 97. OSTRACON Museum Number: Provenience: Dimensions: 12768 1673 Illustration: — Thebes Date: Year 39 (of Augustus) Max. 0 cm; max. 2 cm; max. 9 cm DESCRIPTION Dull reddish brown, fine texture, well ribbed on interior of jar, and smooth on the outside. The text is complete in six lines. TEXT 1. P|-whr son of P|-wr and his son have brought (Èn) 2. to the granary of the god in the Northern Houses 3. for year 39, 9 1/3 1/13 (artabes) of wheat, (their half) being 4 2/3, being 9 1/3 1/13 (artabes) of wheat again, 4.

9 cm DESCRIPTION Dull reddish brown, fine texture, well ribbed on interior of jar, and smooth on the outside. The text is complete in six lines. TEXT 1. P|-whr son of P|-wr and his son have brought (Èn) 2. to the granary of the god in the Northern Houses 3. for year 39, 9 1/3 1/13 (artabes) of wheat, (their half) being 4 2/3, being 9 1/3 1/13 (artabes) of wheat again, 4. by measure of the oipe without extra charges (n wß n ßp). Written in year 39, 5. Mesore 17. ) in year 39, 6. Mesore 17. REFERENCES See cat.

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