Papyrus Deir el-Medina 1 Verso


knowledge domains
Alternative Names
Deir el-Medineh 1 Rückseite / reverse side
Present location
Africa » Egypt » Cairo » Institut Français d'Archéologie Orientale
Find spot
Asyut to First Cataract » Thebes » West Bank » Deir el-Medina
from: Era and Dynasty Dates » Pharaonic Period » New Kingdom » 19th Dynasty to: Era and Dynasty Dates » Pharaonic Period » New Kingdom » 20th Dynasty
Text type
Magic spells
Organic » Fiber (from plants and animals) » Papyrus
Object type
Artefact » Writing surfaces » Scroll
Egyptian-Coptic » Egyptian » Late Egyptian

- Černý – Posener 1978: J. Černý – G. Posener, Papyrus hiératiques de Deir el-Médineh. I. Nos I-XVII, Documents de Fouilles de l’Institut Français d’Archéologie Orientale du Caire 8 (Kairo 1978), 1–12, pl. 1–16a.

Bibliographic references

- Bruyère 1929: B. Bruyère, Rapport sur les fouilles de Deir el-Médineh (1928), Fouilles de l’Institut Franҫais d’Archéologie Orientale du Caire 6,2 (Le Caire 1929), pl. 1.

- Koenig 1981: Y. Koenig, Notes sur la découverte des papyrus Chester Beatty, in: Bulletin de l‘Institut Franҫais d’Archéologie Orientale 81, 1981, 41–43.

- Pestman 1982: P. W. Pestman, Who Were the Owners, in the "Community of Workmen", of the Chester Beatty Papyri, in: R. J. Demarée – J. J. Janssen (Ed.), Gleanings from Deir el-Medîna, Egyptologische Uitgaven 1 (Leiden 1982), 155–172.

- Quack 1994: J. F. Quack, Die Lehren des Ani. Ein neuägyptischer Weisheitstext in seinem kulturellen Umfeld, Orbis Biblicus et Orientalis 141 (Fribourg/Göttingen 1994).

A complete bibliography can be found here.

Dr. Marc Brose

Translation and Commentary

For complete metadata, translation, and commentary, see German version.