Papyrus Deir el-Medina 40

Metadata

knowledge domains
keywords
Alternative Names
pDeM 40
Present location
Africa » Egypt » Cairo » Institut Français d'Archéologie Orientale
Find spot
Asyut to First Cataract » Thebes » West Bank » Deir el-Medina
Date
from: Era and Dynasty Dates » Pharaonic Period » New Kingdom » 19th Dynasty to: Era and Dynasty Dates » Pharaonic Period » New Kingdom » 20th Dynasty
Text type
Amulet papyrus
Material
Organic » Fiber (from plants and animals) » Papyrus
Object type
Artefact » Writing surfaces » Sheet
Script
Hieratic
Language
Egyptian-Coptic » Egyptian » Middle Egyptian
Editions

- Koenig 1981: Y. Koenig, Les effrois de Keniherkhepeshef (Papyrus Deir el-Médineh 40), in: Revue d’Égyptologie 33, 1981, 29–37 and pl. 2.

Bibliographic references

- Bruyère 1953: B. Bruyère, Rapport sur les fouilles de Deir el Médineh (années 1948 à 1951), Fouilles de l’Institut français d’archéologie orientale 26 (Le Caire 1953), 72–73.

- Davies 1999: B. G. Davies, Who’s Who at Deir el-Medina. A Prosopographic Study of the Royal Workmen’s Community, Egyptologische Uitgaven 13 (Leiden 1999), 303.

- Sauneron 1952: S. Sauneron, Ostraca et papyrus trouvés à Deir el-Médinéh en 1950/51, in: Bulletin de la Société Français d’Égyptologie 9, 1952, 13–20.

A complete bibliography can be found here.

Author
Dr. Katharina Stegbauer

Translation and Commentary

Full metadata, translation and commentary see German version.