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Graff. in situ, Graffito D 1

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Collection in situ, Graffito D
Inventory Number Graff. in situ, Graffito D 1
Current Location in situ
Publication Permission Status (unknown)
Publication Status published

Origin / Provenance

Ancient Provenance Site Elephantine (Ꜣbw; Yb; YbꜢ; YbꜤ; Ἐλεφαντίνη, יב , ⲉⲓⲏⲃ) [Trismegistos]
Certainty: high
Ancient Provenance Details Chnum temple, terrace balustrade, upper side
Ancient Provenance District Upper Egypt, 1st nome (Ombites) [Trismegistos]
Type of Discovery archaeological excavation
Certainty: high
Finder (= First Purchaser) (not relevant)
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 (not relevant)
Date of Acquisition for the Intitution between 0 and 0
Transferor (Seller, Previous Owner) (not relevant)
Certainty: high


Object Type graffito
Color (not relevant)
Range of Preservation complete
State of Preservation Complete, slight abrasion in the middle part.
Mounting in situ

Text Basic Information

Localization of Text on Object convex (outside)
Inks and Pigments engraved
Range of Preservation (Text) complete
State of Preservation (Text) Complete.
Script, Primary Late Demotic
Language, Primary Roman Demotic
Comments on Text Layout One line, carved close to a greek proskynema graffito which is situated below.
  recto verso
Quantity of Lines 1 0
Quantity of Columns 1 0
Line Lenght (in mm) 520 0
Column Height (in mm) 50 0
Height of Line / Letter
Line Distance 520 x 50 0


Text Content

Modern Title dedication (rn nfr)
Ancient Archives none
Ancient Scribe(s) of Text
Text Types
  • documentary | dedication
Summary of Content Dedication of the type "rn nfr" for Pachmoumis, son of Stamnaichnoumis.
Location of Composition Elephantine Upper Egypt, 1st nome Egypt (Certainty: high)
Multilingualism Monolingual Script = Language
Gender Man
Religion Polytheism (Egyptian)



Transcription Translation Pictures
1The good name of Pachnoumis, son of Stamnaichnoumis <remain here forever>.
Places (read out from edition)


People mentioned in Text

ID gender en normiert original Language Functions in Texts
8050 man Pachnoumis, son of Stamnaichnoumis Pa-H̱nm sꜢ Sḏm-n=y-H̱nm pre-Coptic Egyptian



RulerID Regnal Year MonthID Day Date of the Text Gregorian Date dating_comment
Roman Period -30 BCE 50 CE Dating by prosopography;




DatasetID 307364
last Change 29.07.2022
Trismegistos 55292
Author Jan Moje; Emil Joubert (bibliography)
Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
Data set citation Data set 307364 (= Graff. in situ, Graffito D 1), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: Jan Moje; Emil Joubert (bibliography).