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Pap. Berlin P. 13631

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Collection Berlin, Ägyptisches Museum und Papyrussammlung, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, SPK (P)
Inventory Number Pap. Berlin P. 13631
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) 297 mm | 52 mm | mm
Range of Preservation complete
State of Preservation The lower edge is slightly damaged. Some minor holes in the sheet.
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) complete
State of Preservation (Text) Partly faded, expecially in the upper section.
Script, Primary Demotic
Language, Primary Demotic
Comments on Text Layout Medium line pitch. Recto: The text covers nearly the entire sheet, without lateral margins, but with a broader upper one. Verso: The text was placed onto the upper half of the sheet, without lateral margins, but with a broader upper one. The lower half remains uninscribed.
  recto verso
Quantity of Lines 25 12
Quantity of Columns 1 1
Line Lenght (in mm) 50,5
Column Height (in mm) 262,144
Height of Line / Letter
Line Distance 50 x 262 50 x 144


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
Ptolemaic dynasty -332 BCE -30 BCE ;



Reserved Copyright
Reserved Copyright



previousely unpublished


DatasetID 100457
last Change 29.07.2022
Author Jan Moje
Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
Data set citation Data set 100457 (= Pap. Berlin P. 13631), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: Jan Moje.