Grammateus project Introduction

An overview of the project explains our perspective on the typology of Greek documentary papyri, and how to use the website. The key concepts offer definitions of the main concepts used to classify papyri in the typology.

Typology of Documentary Papyri

This typology is an attempt to identify the main types of document, and provide a detailed description of each type as well as an explanation of the scientific decisions behind the classification.


The database of papyri can be searched and filtered according to various criteria.