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Source Bibliothèque nationale de France - Bibliotheque nationale de France, Archives et Manuscrits Online Catalogue - (Collection Catalog)
Cat./Lot # Egyptien 231-232
Manuscript Details
Titles Book of the Dead
Manuscript Dates C -1295 (after )
C -1096 (after )
Scribes Qabnetre
Languages Egyptian hieroglyphs
Materials Papyrus
Places Thebes (Egypt), Egypt, Africa ??
Height 1040 Width 250 Alt Size
Binding Fragments glued on blue cardboard frame Hamm Type (rear cardboard, mineral glass, oak frame).
Other Info

Ramesside Period (19th-20th Dynasty, c. 1295-1096 BC. AD).
Text section in cursive hieroglyphs arranged in columns. The text is in retrograde writing: although the signs look to the right, the columns are read from left to right.
The text is written in a double frame delimited by two horizontal bands at the top and bottom, one of them being colored red.
MIGRATION_ISSUE: Last known location for this Entry is Paris, BNF, MS Egyptien 231-232, couldn't store this in the Manuscript record because there is none.

Provenance Information
(No Date) Bibliothèque nationale de France
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Created by mandersen on 2014-03-31 12:17pm
Last Updated by mfraas on 2014-09-02 11:01:05 -0400
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