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Palm. Berlin P. 23701 d

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Collection Berlin, Ägyptisches Museum und Papyrussammlung, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, SPK (P)
Inventory Number Palm. Berlin P. 23701 d
Current Location magazine
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
Date of Discovery
Term. Ante / Post Quem Non
between 12 2 1906 and 12 2 1906
Finder (= First Purchaser) Rubensohn, Otto (excavation director)
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 1906
Transferor (Seller, Previous Owner) (not relevant)
Certainty: high


Object Type palm branch
Color papyrus, dark
Size (Height | Width | Thickness) 12 mm | 240 mm | mm
Range of Preservation incomplete
State of Preservation The lateral parts are broken off.
Mounting framed under glass

Text Basic Information

Localization of Text on Object (no inscription)
Inks and Pigments no inscription
Range of Preservation (Text) complete
State of Preservation (Text) No inscription.
Script, Primary (none)
Language, Primary (none)
Comments on Handwriting No inscription.
Comments on Text Layout No inscription.
  recto verso
Quantity of Lines 0 0
Quantity of Columns 0 0
Line Lenght (in mm) 0 0
Column Height (in mm) 0 0
Height of Line / Letter
Line Distance 0 0


Text Content

Modern Title uninscribed, but in context with three palm ribs with oracle equipment
Ancient Archives Chnoum temple archives | cultic archive
Ancient Scribe(s) of Text
Text Types
  • (no inscription)
Summary of Content No text, but in context with three palm ribs with oracular answers.
Location of Composition Elephantine Upper Egypt, 1st nome Egypt (Certainty: high)
Religion Polytheism (Egyptian)



Transcription Translation Pictures
Places (read out from edition)


People mentioned in Text

ID gender en normiert original Language Functions in Texts
470 (unknown) (not mentioned, no text) (not mentioned, no text) German



RulerID Regnal Year MonthID Day Date of the Text Gregorian Date dating_comment
Ptolemaic dynasty -332 BCE -30 BCE ;







DatasetID 300010
last Change 29.07.2022
Trismegistos 50138
Author Jan Moje
Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
Data set citation Data set 300010 (= Palm. Berlin P. 23701 d), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: Jan Moje.