Demotic papyrus containing a contract between some priests of the gods Amun, Hathor and Min-Hapy for the granting of religious services

Cyperus papyrus, ink | 31 x 194cm | Ptolemaic Period, 180-145 BCE

Unknown Artist

A group of 53 papyrus scrolls in demotic and Greek found at Deir el-Medina belonged to the archive of a family of priests. These papyri carry exact dates ranging between 188 and 10 BC. They were contained in two large jars found still sealed. The scr...
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