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Jaroslav Černý Collection
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Anthes, Rudolf - correspondence

16 letters from Anthes and 2 carbon copies of letters from Černý to Anthes.
Majority of the content is personal; Anthes communicated his wartime circumstances and subsequent career development, as well as the German Egyptology situation after the war (WWII). Černý provided professional information, as well as material assistance in the form of food rations sent to Anthes in the 1940s.
Anthes and Černý exchanged information on ostraca discoveries, Černý updating Anthes on new finds at Deir el-Medîna during the 1940s and 1950s. Anthes recipricated by supplying information regarding finds during excavations at Mît Rahîna.

Boardman, John - correspondence

1 carbon copy of a letter from Černý to Boardman.
Correspondence concerned with Greek and Egyptian religion, Černý particularly interested in the tradition of carrying cult images on sacred barges.

Burton-Brown, T. - correspondence

2 letters from Burton-Brown.
Correspondence concerned with artefacts from the Manchester Museum (University of Manchester) collections, and the potential of infra-red photography.

Casales, Remo - correspondence

2 letters from Casales, 1 carbon copy of a letter from Černý to Casales.
An amateur Egyptologist inquiring about a translation of the Lord's Prayer in ancient Egyptian. J. Černý and A. H. Gardiner composed the prayer in Egyptian.

Clarendon Press - correspondence

1 letter from the Clarendon Press, 1 draft of a letter from Černý to the Secretary of the Clarendon Press, both typewritten.
Brief correspondence concerning the possibility of publication of the Coptic Etymological dictionary, the Press had comments as to whether the Nag Hammadi lexicon should also be included, as well as other formalities. Černý was considering a publication in Germany, to which the Press had no objections.

Kirollos, Samira - correspondence

1 letter from Kirollos.
Kirollos consulting Černý regarding the topic of drama and theatre in Antiquity, also thanking Černý for inspiring him when they met in person.

Mekhitarian, Arpag - correspondence

9 letters from Mekhitarian, 1 carbon copy of a letter from Černý to Mekhitarian.
Černý's visits to Belgium, book exchange and purchase, contacts of and materials for J. Vergote and R. Anthes.

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