|TM ID||TM 32408|
|Findspot (DEChriM ID)||34 (Ǧabal al-Ṭārif)||Class||Textual|
P.Nag Hamm. 66: Business letter.
Letter from Patese to Arabas mostly dealing with sheep and wool. "Greetings in the Lord".
Recto: text written along the fibres. Verso blank.
|Selection criteria||Nomina sacra, Archaeological context associated with Christian markers|
|Absolute/relative date||Relative date|
The leather covers of eight of the twelve Nag Hammadi codices found in a sealed jar by Egyptian agricultural workers in 1945 (see ID 23) had been strengthened by cartonnage made of waste papyri. This papyrus comes from the richest of these cartonnages, codex VII.
Cairo, Coptic Museum Nag Hamm. VII 5 - 6 c