Paper Item ID

Each item in Minecraft has a unique ID assigned to it, known as an item ID, this can be used in commands to spawn the item into the game. The item ID for paper in Minecraft is shown below:

Paper Spawn Command

The Paper item can be spawned in Minecraft with the below command. Cheats must be enabled before this will work.

If you are running the Essentials plugin, you will need to run /minecraft:give instead of simply /give. This is because the Essentials /give command overrides Minecraft's built-in command.

Paper Information


Paper can be made by placing 3 sugar cane in a vertical line in the crafting bench. It is used to create maps, books and fireworks.

Item ID minecraft:paper
Numerical ID 339
Stackable Yes
Max Stack Size 64
Recipes Used In Book, Empty Map, Banner Pattern, Banner Pattern, Banner Pattern, Banner Pattern, Cartography Table

Paper Crafting Recipes

Ingredients Pattern Result
Sugar Cane
Sugar Cane
Sugar Cane
3x Paper