Fragment of Oxyrhynchus Papyri and related papers

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 254 MS 142
  • Dates of Creation
      [99 ?] - 1998
  • Name of Creator
  • Physical Description
      0.02 linear metres. The fragment is on papyrus, the other records are on paper.

Scope and Content

Fragment of papyrus, 99; correspondence and articles about the fragment, 1903-1998.


Records are arranged as above.

Access Information

Open for consultation subject to preservation requirements. Access must also conform to the restrictions of the Data Protection Act and any other appropriate legislation.

Acquisition Information

The papyrus was gifted to University College Dundee by the President and Committee of the Graeco-Roman Branch [of the Egypt Exploration Fund] in 1903.


This collection was previously catalogued as MS 15/29.

Fonds level description compiled by Caroline Brown, Deputy Archivist, June 2003.

Other Finding Aids

Descriptive list. Subject source lists and databases are also available.

Alternative Form Available

No known copies.

Conditions Governing Use

Reproduction is available subject to preservation requirements. Charges are made for this service, and copyright and other restrictions may apply.


None expected.


The papyrus is included in The Oxyrhynchus Papyri edited with translations and notes by Bernard P Grenfell and Arthur S Hunt.

Additional Information

The material is original.