Khonsumes papyrus – Paris 2

Khonsumes – xnsw-ms
Also known as Khonsoumes, Khonsoumès, Khonsmes, Khonsmose, Chonsmes
Ranke I, pg. 271, 7
The name means ‘Khonsu is born’
Latest known provenance Collection Cailliaud, 1820-1821
Late 21st Dynasty

Wab-priest of Amen-Re, the king of the gods, Goldsmith of the temple of Amen

For a detailed description of the papyrus and chapters see here

Book of the Dead papyrus for Khonsumes

Length c. 176 cm, height c. 25 cm
BD BnF 20-23, Paris 2, Type BD.I.1 Niwinski
Bibliothèque nationale de France. Département des Manuscrits. Egyptien 20-23
Composed of photos of BnF Gallica
Panorama view VB 2023