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Q: Locating ancient Papyrus in Missouri ( Answered 5 out of 5 stars,   0 Comments )
Subject: Locating ancient Papyrus in Missouri
Category: Reference, Education and News > Education
Asked by: galigali-ga
List Price: $2.00
Posted: 31 Aug 2005 10:46 PDT
Expires: 30 Sep 2005 10:46 PDT
Question ID: 562712
In Missouri, where can one go and see actual ancient Papyrus? 

Note: Papyrus was the medium of writing in Ancient Egypt.
Subject: Re: Locating ancient Papyrus in Missouri
Answered By: justaskscott-ga on 31 Aug 2005 11:15 PDT
Rated:5 out of 5 stars
Hello galigali,

Washington University in St. Louis, has a papyrus collection.

"Washington University Papyri Collection"
Washington University in St. Louis

You may wish to contact library staff for conditions of access to this collection.

"University Libraries: Special Collections"
Washington University in St. Louis

- justaskscott

Search strategy:

After some trial and error, I found this papyrus collection by
searching on Google for:

museum "st louis" papyrus
galigali-ga rated this answer:5 out of 5 stars and gave an additional tip of: $2.00
Clear answer. Appreciate explaining how the answer was arrived at.

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