Some articles on original papyri, papyri:
... believed that the missing portions were erroneously restored from lacunae in the original papyri (which was absent at the time), either by Smith or someone else ... mis-reconstructions occur in areas where the original papyri are damaged ... When the original papyri were later discovered (See section below Loss and rediscovery of the papyri), comparison of the facsimiles to the Kirtland Egyptian Papers lent credence to the Egyptologists' conclusions ...
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