Browsing texts about women and children

Here follow all papyri in the Duke collection written by or addressed to women or otherwise relating to women and children. Select an item to see images of the papyrus as well as the catalogue record describing the item.

Texts written by or addressed to women:

NB: In some cases the texts were written for women by others.

Texts otherwise relating to women:

Texts relating to endogamy (marriage between brother and sister):

Texts relating to children:

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Last updated by Peter van Minnen on 12/21/95