Cartonnage, gesso and paint remains on the backs. The handwriting is different sizes, but appears similar; it could be two different hands, and are almost certainly from different texts. Fr. 1 mentions brothers and has some verbs in the third person singular; it could be a letter or a contract. Fr. 1: no margins, front, 19? lines written along the fibres; back, gesso; fr. 2: no margins, front, 22 lines written against the fibres; back, gesso and paint.