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Pap. Berlin P. 13627

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Collection Berlin, Ägyptisches Museum und Papyrussammlung, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, SPK (P)
Inventory Number Pap. Berlin P. 13627
Current Location magazine
Comments on Inventory registered as existing during revision (1958)
Publication Permission Status permission for publication assigned

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 / Zucker, Friedrich (excavation directors)
Certainty: high
Location of Find / Purchase in Egypt Elephantine
District of Find / Purchase in Egypt Upper Egypt, 1st nome (Ombites) [Trismegistos]
Type of Acquisition for the Intitution partage
Date of Acquisition for the Intitution between 1906 and 1908
Transferor (Seller, Previous Owner) (not relevant)
Certainty: high


Object Type papyrus
Color papyrus, light
Size (Height | Width | Thickness) 312 mm | 222 mm | mm
Range of Preservation incomplete
State of Preservation The lateral parts are broken off in undetermined extent. The lower edge is mainly lost, several breaks and holes in the sehht
Mounting framed under glass
Comments on Object One vertical sheet join (kollesis) (ca. 1,5 cm).

Text Basic Information

Localization of Text on Object recto
Script-Fiber-Relation (for Payri) parallel (recto)
Inks and Pigments carbon ink monochrome black
Range of Preservation (Text) incomplete
State of Preservation (Text) Partly heavily faded. Line beginings of the right column and line endings if the left column lost. At the bottom some lines of each column lost
Script, Primary Demotic
Language, Primary Demotic
Comments on Text Layout Wide line pitch. All columns are right-aligned, with large distance to each other.
  recto verso
Quantity of Lines col. x+1: 31 l. col. x+2: 24+y l. col. x+3: 26+y l, 0
Quantity of Columns x+3+y 0
Line Lenght (in mm) 65
Column Height (in mm) 290
Height of Line / Letter
Line Distance 65 x 290 (middle column) 0


Text Content

Modern Title account
Ancient Archives Chnoum temple archives | administrative archive
Ancient Scribe(s) of Text
Text Types
  • documentary | account
Summary of Content Account, unpublished.
Location of Composition Elephantine Upper Egypt, 1st nome Egypt (Certainty: high)
Multilingualism Monolingual Script = Language
Gender Man




RulerID Regnal Year MonthID Day Date of the Text Gregorian Date dating_comment
Ptolemaic dynasty or Roman Period -332 BCE 211 CE ;



Reserved Copyright
Reserved Copyright



previousely unpublished


DatasetID 100267
last Change 29.07.2022
Author Jan Moje
Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
Data set citation Data set 100267 (= Pap. Berlin P. 13627), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: Jan Moje.