Arabic Papyrus #0201

Title Arabic Papyrus #0201
Subject Abbasid. al-Mu'tamid, Caliph (870-892 CE).
Description ca. June 870-July 871 CE. Document addressed to the Finance Minister of the Abbasid Caliph Mu'tamid (870-892 CE). Medium quality brown papyrus 14.3 x 30.5 cm written on both sides in black ink. three hands. Recto: Fragment. Two lines beginning a text + 1 short line toward the upper left edge. Margins: upper end (20 cm), right side (2.5 cm). In tolerably good condition. Verso: Fragment. End missing and begging of lines partly damaged. 5 lines + 1 short line near the upper left edge. Margins: upper end (6.5 cm), right and left sides negligible. In good condition.
Publisher University of Utah
Type Text
Digitization Specifications Original scanned with Zeutschel OS 10000 book scanner and saved as 400 ppi uncompressed tiffs. Display images generated in CONTENTdm as 800 x 600 ppi JP2000s with 15 to one compression ratio.
Identifier 201
Source Original: Aziz S. Atiya Middle East Rare Books, Special Collections, J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
Language ara
Contributing Institution University of Utah
Metadata Cataloger Kelly Taylor; Luise Poulton; Gladys Frantz-Murphy
ARK ark:/87278/s6hm5nc2
Setname uum_appp
Date Created 2007-06-15
Date Modified 2010-09-20
ID 761616
Reference URL
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