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TM 55922 / LDAB 55922 Record to be adopted by: you?

Stable URI (with TM ID): www.trismegistos.org/text/55922


Date: BC 175 - 163
cf. Studies Hughes, p. 264. The Greek text on Vo, dated BC 159, suggests this more precise date as terminus antequem for the record of the demotic text

Provenance: Memphis, Saqqara, Serapeum - Egypt (LThe region ca. 3rd cent. BC - AegyptusThe Roman provincia or regio ca. 2nd cent. AD) [found & written]

Language/script: Demotic

Material: papyrus

Book form: fragment; highest page number: ; number of lines per page: 14, 15

Content (beta!): wisdom text

Culture & genre: literature — prose, wisdom (religion: Egyptian)

Recto/Verso: Ro

Reuse type: other text(s) on the same object: TM 3497, TM 3483

Reuse note: Complicated reuse: the original text was the "washed off" Demotic petition on the Ro and the related names of witnesses on Vo, afterwards reused: either first by the Greek account on Vo or the Demotic Wisdom text on Ro

More info: DCLPDigital Corpus of Literary Papyri => 14624 links in TM, LouvreCollections du Louvre => 3205 links in TM, TLAThesaurus Linguae Aegyptiae => 1328 links in TM

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