University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Athropology


Author: John R. Abercrombie

Egyptian Papyri

The University Museum's Collection of Papyri and Related Materials

By: John R. Abercrombie

In a second century A.D. Greek epistle a well-intentioned father offers some free advice to his son, who was probably wishing for a more tangible sort of response. He tells his “sweetest” lad to offend no one and to give his studies his undivided attention, for in this way a man will profit, The father […]