Berlin Papyrus 6619

Πάπυρος του ΒερολίνουPapyrus Berlin 6619Papiros de BerlínPapirs de Berlínبردية برلينBerlinpapyrus 6619پاپیروس برلینBerliner Papyrus 6619ベルリンパピルス6619

Collection: Egyptian Museum of Berlin

Material: papyrus

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The Berlin Papyrus 6619, simply called the Berlin Papyrus when the context makes it clear, is one of the primary sources of ancient Egyptian mathematics. One of the two mathematics problems on the Papyrus provides evidence that the ancient Egyptians knew the Pythagorean theorem. (continued on English Wikipedia)
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