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Vessel Berlin P. 12277

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Collection Berlin, Ägyptisches Museum und Papyrussammlung, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, SPK (P)
Inventory Number Vessel Berlin P. 12277
Publication Number ined.
Current Location magazine
Comments on Inventory 1963/85 available; 2014 available
Publication Permission Status permission for publication upon enquiry only
Publication Status unpublished

Origin / Provenance

Ancient Provenance Site Elephantine (Ꜣbw; Yb; YbꜢ; YbꜤ; Ἐλεφαντίνη, יב , ⲉⲓⲏⲃ) [Trismegistos]
Certainty: high
Ancient Provenance District Upper Egypt, 1st nome (Ombites) [Trismegistos]
Type of Discovery archaeological excavation
Certainty: high
Finder (= First Purchaser) Rubensohn, Otto (excavation director)
Certainty: high
District of Find / Purchase in Egypt Upper Egypt, 1st nome (Ombites) [Trismegistos]


Object Type vessel, complete
Color pottery, medium brown
Range of Preservation incomplete
State of Preservation Upper half of a household vessel.

Text Basic Information

Localization of Text on Object one-sided
Inks and Pigments carbon ink monochrome black
Range of Preservation (Text) complete
State of Preservation (Text) The only letter is also very vague, faded - uncertain if there is more script.
Script, Primary Coptic
Language, Primary Coptic
  recto verso
Quantity of Lines 1


Text Content

Text Types
  • (other)
Summary of Content The neck part of a household vessel with the letter ϯ on it.
Location of Composition Elephantine Upper Egypt, 1st nome Egypt (Certainty: high)



Transcription Translation Pictures
Places (read out from edition)




previousely unpublished


DatasetID 100092
last Change 29.07.2022
Berlpap 10103
Author Daniel Werning, Andrea Hasznos
Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
Data set citation Data set 100092 (= Vessel Berlin P. 12277), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: Daniel Werning, Andrea Hasznos.