Joseph Smith used this papyrus fragment as one of the sources for the Book of Abraham, a part of the Mormon scriptures. The difference between Egyptologists' translation and Joseph Smith's interpretations has caused considerable controversy.

(RNS1-JULY 9) Joseph Smith used this papyrus fragment as one of the sources for the Book of Abraham, a part of the Mormon scriptures. The difference between Egyptologists’ translation and Joseph Smith’s interpretations has caused considerable controversy. For use with RNS-MORMONS-ABRAHAM transmitted July 9, 2014. Public domain image

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