The Mibtahiah Archive (471–410 bce) (3.P141)
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Subject: Archival Documents from the Biblical World; West Semitic Archival Documents; Letters; Egyptian Aramaic


In 1904, eleven Aramaic papyri were acquired from a dealer in Aswan by the British benefactors Lady William Cecil (COS COSB.3.60, COSB.3.64, COSB.3.68, and half of COSB.3.63) and Mr. (later Sir) Robert Mond (COSB.3.61–62, COSB.3.65–67, and half of COSB.3.63) and by the Bodleian Library in Oxford (COSB.3.59). The Cecil-Mond papyri are housed in the Egyptian Museum in Cairo and all were published in large for…

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Porten, Bezalel, “The Mibtahiah Archive (471–410 bce) (3.P141)”, in: Context of Scripture Online, Editor in Chief: W. Hallo. Consulted online on 29 March 2017

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