The codices together in the home of Maria Dattari in Garden City,(Cairo, Egypt) On the left, the Cairo leaves of Codex I, with page 50 on the top (with page 73 below, visible in the lacuna at the left). Beneath on the right are leaves of Codex...
Children; Clothing and dress - Egypt; Egyptians; Headgear; Men's clothing; Storefronts; Buildings; Naj' Ḥammādī (Egypt); Signs and signboards
A crowd of Egyptian men gather in front of Pharmacie el-Salam. The informal headquarters of the Nag Hammadi expedition was the home of Abrām Bibāwī, who lives on the second floor just above the pharmacy operated by his brother.
Munīr saw the codices as a child in the home of his father al-Qamṣ Basīlīyūs and led James M. Robinson to Muḥammad 'Alī Khalīfah al-Sammān, Rāghib Andarāwus al-Qiss 'Abd al-Sayyid and Salib 'Abd al-Masīḥ.
Bottom of the Graeco-Roman polished red ware bowl of the fifth century C. E., used as the lid of the jar in which the Nag Hammadi codices were secreted. Acquired from Salib 'Abd al-Masīḥ at Chenoboskeia (al-Qaṣr). Salib received the bowl from...
Eid, Simone; Doresse, Jean, 1917-; Doresse, Marianne; Portraits, Group
In the home of Simone Eid. From left to right: Jean Doresse, Marianne Doresse and Simone Eid. Simone Eid is the widow of Albert Eid, the Belian antiquities dealer who took Codex I (the Jung Codex) from Egypt to New York and then to Bel
Coptic manuscripts (Papyri); Manuscript studies; Case bindings (gathered matter components); Nag Hammadi codices. I
Codex I (the Jung Codex) with the cartonnage in the inside of the front cover. The papyrus reused to stiffen the cover mentions Chenoboskeia. Photograph was taken by Jean Doresse in the home of Maria Dattari.
Coptic manuscripts (Papyri); Manuscript studies; Case bindings (gathered matter components); Nag Hammadi codices. VI
Codex VI, opened at the centre of the quire, pages 38-39, showing Codex XIII, 46 protruding along the left side, and, on the left at the bottom, XIII, 44, The hand is that of Marianne Doresse. The chicken feather was used by Doresse to indicate the...