Ancient writing systems in the Mediterranean

A critical guide to electronic resources

Cursive Egyptian Hieroglyphics

- (3150 BC - 4th century AD)

Online resources

Online documents

  1. Due papiri da Tanis

  2. Papiro funerario di Yuya

  3. NAVILLE, E. Papyrus funéraires de la XXIe dynastie. Volume 1
    E. Naville, Papyrus funéraires de la XXIe dynastie. Le papyrus hiéroglyphique de Kamara, le papyrus hiératique de Nesikhonsou au Musée du Caire, Paris 1912. PDF document downloadable from the website of the Ancient World Digital Library, New York University.
  4. Turin Papyrus Online Platform
    Catalogue of the papyrological collection of the Museo Egizio in Turin, with comprehensive entries, high-resolution images and a user-friendly and effective search tool. 23 cursive hieroglyphic papyri are currently included.

Institutions, centers for study and research

  1. AKU - Altägyptische Kursivschriften
    Digitale Paläographie und systematische Analyse des Hieratischen und der Kursivhieroglyphen.
    Site of the project by the University of Mainz on digital paleography and the analysis of hieratic and cursive hieroglyphics, rich in resources, links and with an updated and very rich blog.