By George R. Hughes
This catalogue is meant to be just a list of the Brooklyn Museum's number of 212 Demotic Egyptian texts. offers either the Museum and Demoticists as a rule with an inventory of every part plus merely such details as could make the checklist priceless. it isn't meant to be a whole booklet of the texts with the standard complete transliteration, translation, notes, and pictures or drawings. particularly, samples of every kind of textual content (papyri, ostraca, inscribed stone and wood items) are illustrated at the plates and purely the extra attention-grabbing passages within the texts are given in transliteration and translation. The publication concludes with key observe, identify, name, and geographical identify indices.
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DESCRIPTION Grayish tan exterior under the text, light gray in the fracture and on the interior, lightly fired, and rather porous. Wilbour noted “Q 87” on the reverse. The text is complete in four lines but smudged in some places. TEXT 1. 2. 3. 4. ) of year 25. ). ) 24. REFERENCE For other vine tax receipts, if this is indeed one of that kind, see Mattha, Dem. , nos. 13–16. html CATALOG OF TEXTS (CAT. NOS. 1–213) 39 107. ) of Augustus Max. 1 cm; max. 9 cm DESCRIPTION Light grayish brown and same color throughout the fracture.
Nos. ). NOTE — Brian P. t. For this taxpayer, see Muhs, Tax Receipts, pp. 105– 06 (Taxpayer 1). html CATALOG OF DEMOTIC TEXTS IN THE BROOKLYN MUSEUM 38 104. OSTRACON Museum Number: Provenience: Dimensions: 12768 1753 Illustration: Thebes Date: Max. 0 cm; max. 1 cm — Year 31 (of Ptolemy II Philadelphus) DESCRIPTION Grayish sand color, rather coarse texture, but hard. Wilbour noted “Q 87” on the reverse. The text is complete in two lines but badly faded. TEXT 1. … son of P|-ßr-… has brought (Èn) 1/4 kite … 2.
6 cm; max. 0 cm Plate 19d Year 19 (of Ptolemy II Philadelphus) DESCRIPTION Dull light brown, fired from outside only, and rest of fracture light gray. Wilbour penciled “E 5 ’90” on the obverse. The text is complete in three lines. TEXT 1. )-tax 2. Èr-dÈ-s, year 19, 3. Pharmuthi 17. NOTE — Brian P. html CATALOG OF TEXTS (CAT. NOS. 1–213) 31 REFERENCES Other receipts for this problematic tax are Mattha, Dem. , nos. 220 –24. The reading of the word is doubtful in all cases and Mattha’s nos. ) tax (see cat.
Catalog Of Demotic Texts In The Brooklyn Museum (Oriental Institute Communications) (The Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago) by George R. Hughes