Petri Papyrus

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The Petri Papyrus is an ancient Egyptian document. It is notable for containing a recipe for a contraceptive pessary.[1][2]


  1. ^ "Science and Babies: Private Decisions, Public Dilemmas (1990)". The National Academies Press. 1990. Retrieved 2012-02-25. 
  2. ^ French, Kathy (2009). Sexual Health. Wiley-Blackwell. p. 114. ISBN 1-4051-6831-5.