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Johns Hopkins University Papyri Collection, from Oxyrhynchus and Fayum
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Item Details
Public
Available to everyone
Culture
Egyptian (ancient)
Greek (ancient)
Roman (ancient)
Title
Johns Hopkins University Papyri Collection, from Oxyrhynchus and Fayum
Papyri Oxyrhynchus. 585v. Miscellaneous documents
Work Type
documents; papyri; fragments
Date
1st to 6th century CE; fragments collected 1901-1907 and 1921
Image: 1/29/2021
Material
70 papyrus fragments
Period
Ptolemaic
Roman Period (Romano-Egyptian)
Description
The papyri are legal and business documents and fragments of Homer's "Illiad" and Odyssey." Each fragment is preserved between glass. Part of collection was acquired by the University between the years 1901-1907. At that time, Professor Basil L. Gildersleeve (please see https://classics.jhu.edu/about/gildersleeve/) was involved in the acquisition. In 1922, Frank J. Goodnow and M. Llewellyn Raney arranged for additional fragments to be added to the collection.
Repository
Johns Hopkins University, Sheridan Libraries, Special Collections, Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Accession Number
Call Number: MS-0383
ID Number
slsc_ms_383_box_002_p_oxy_585_v
Source
Special Collections, Sheridan Libraries, Johns Hopkins University, https://www.library.jhu.edu/library-departments/special-collections/
digitized by MSEL Digitization Unit
Discovery Site
Al Bahnasā, Minya Governorate, Egypt
Al Fayyūm, Faiyum Governorate, Egypt
Location Notes
Johns Hopkins University Papyri Collection
JHU Notes
Stager, S21-041
JhuSs_0943
Rights
Items in the Johns Hopkins University Papyri Collection must be credited back to https://aspace.library.jhu.edu/repositories/3/resources/379 with any use. Single copies may be made for research purposes. Researchers are responsible for determining any copyright questions. It is not necessary to seek our permission as the owner of the physical work to publish or otherwise use public domain materials that we have made available for use, unless Johns Hopkins University holds the copyright.
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