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Pap. Berlin P. 13630

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Collection Berlin, Ägyptisches Museum und Papyrussammlung, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, SPK (P)
Inventory Number Pap. Berlin P. 13630
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, dark
Size (Height | Width | Thickness) 222 mm | 56 mm | mm
Range of Preservation incomplete
State of Preservation The upper right part is broken off. Un derneath a vertical break with loss of material.
Mounting framed under glass

Text Basic Information

Localization of Text on Object recto/verso
Script-Fiber-Relation (for Payri) parallel (recto) and perpendicular (verso)
Inks and Pigments carbon ink monochrome black
Range of Preservation (Text) incomplete
State of Preservation (Text) Partly faded. Beginnings of the first lines lost, last lines damaged.
Script, Primary Demotic
Language, Primary Demotic
Comments on Text Layout Medium line pitch. Recto: The text covers nearly the entire sheet, with a medium and equal right margin, and a broader upper one. Verso: The address line is placed onto the upper part.
  recto verso
Quantity of Lines 21 2
Quantity of Columns 1 1
Line Lenght (in mm) 45
Column Height (in mm) 198
Height of Line / Letter
Line Distance 45 x 198


Text Content

Modern Title letter
Text Types
  • documentary | letter | vertical format
Location of Composition Elephantine Upper Egypt, 1st nome Egypt (Certainty: high)




RulerID Regnal Year MonthID Day Date of the Text Gregorian Date dating_comment
Late period - Ptolemaic dynasty -664 BCE -30 BCE ;



Reserved Copyright
Reserved Copyright



previousely unpublished


DatasetID 100456
last Change 29.07.2022
Author Jan Moje
Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
Data set citation Data set 100456 (= Pap. Berlin P. 13630), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: Jan Moje.