A Report of Bedouin (3.5)
(464 words)

Subject: Archival Documents from the Biblical World; Egyptian Archival Documents; Letters; New Kingdom Model Letters

Commentary

This model letter is one of four unique scribal exercises compiled in a single papyrus, now in the British Museum (EA 10245). The opening protocol of the papyrus is dated to the reign of Seti II, but the regnal year mentioned in the letter translated here is probably that of his predecessor, Merneptah. The letter refers to the arrival of b…

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Allen, James P., “A Report of Bedouin (3.5)”, in: Context of Scripture Online, Editor in Chief: W. Hallo. Consulted online on 30 March 2017



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