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  • He greatly furthered the general knowledge of antiquity by the purchase of the papyrus discovered at Fayum, which was called, after him, the " Rainer papyrus."
  • His Diplomes et chartres de l'epoque Merovingienne sur papyrus et sur velin were published in 1844.
  • Of this there is other evidence; a Leiden papyrus names Etum as the wife of the Semitic fire-god Reshpu.
  • A papyrus of Sent, 3300 B.C., gives directions as to the preparation of prescriptions.
  • In the Ebers papyrus, 1550 B.C., mention is made of blisters, ointments, clysters, mineral and vegetable drugs.

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