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Pap. Cairo EM JdE 43481

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Collection Cairo, Egyptian Museum
Inventory Number Pap. Cairo EM JdE 43481
Publication Number TAD C.4.5
Current Location Cairo, Egyptian Museum (transferred to the museum in 1912)

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]
District of Find / Purchase in Egypt Upper Egypt, 1st nome (Ombites) [Trismegistos]


Object Type papyrus
Comments on Object Manuscript appears to have been a palimpsest.

Text Basic Information

Script, Primary Aramaic, Imperial
Language, Primary Aramaic, Imperial


Text Content

Modern Title Name List
Location of Composition Elephantine / Syene Lower Egypt, 1st nome Egypt (Certainty: unknown)
Multilingualism Monolingual Script = Language
Gender Man



Transcription Translation Pictures
2Baadiah son of P[N]
3Osea son of U[riah]
4Mattan son of Shillem son of[ PN]
5Meshu[ll]am son of Shemaia[h]
6Shemaiah son of Shillem
7Menahem son of Meshulla[m]
8Haggai son of Jezania[h]
9Agri(ya) son of ˀš[…]
10Nathan son of Hodaviah
Places (read out from edition)


People mentioned in Text

ID gender en normiert original Language Functions in Texts
23830 man Agri(ya) son of ˀš... אגרי בר אש... Aramaic, Imperial



RulerID Regnal Year MonthID Day Date of the Text Gregorian Date dating_comment
-420 BCE -410 BCE See Grelot no. 57; Colwey no. 19. Porten dates it 410 BCE ("Names", p. 34-35) ;




DatasetID 308148
last Change 29.07.2022
Trismegistos 89549
Author James D. Moore
Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
Data set citation Data set 308148 (= Pap. Cairo EM JdE 43481), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: James D. Moore.