Cairo, Coptic Museum, Inv. 10546 (Nag Hammadi Codex VII)

Images: Claremont Colleges Digital Library (incomplete)

Physical description: papyrus, 28.5/29 × 15 cm, 130 pp., 1 col. (fol. 1 and recto of fol. 130 are blank and unnumbered).

Language(s): Coptic

Date: 4th century

Provenance: Jabal al-Taref, near Nag Hammadi


Paraphrase of Shem (pp. 1–49)

Second Discourse of Great Seth (pp. 49–70)

Apocalypse of Peter (Coptic) (pp. 70–84)

Teachings of Silvanus (pp. 84–118)

Three Steles of Seth (pp. 118–27)

Additional Contents: none

Catalogs: codicological analysis in Pearson, Birger A., ed. Nag Hammadi Codex VII. NHMS 30. The Coptic Gnostic Library. Leiden: Brill, 1996 (pp. 1–13).

Other online databases: none

Entry created by Tony Burke, York University (, 5 June 2017.