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Ostr. Elephantine, excavation DAIK O 1465

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Collection Elephantine, excavation Deutsches Archäologisches Institut Kairo
Inventory Number Ostr. Elephantine, excavation DAIK O 1465
Publication Number O.Eleph. DAIK 209
Current Location magazine Assuan
Publication Status published

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) Excavation team Elephantine, German Archaeological Institute Cairo and Swiss Institute for Architectural and Archaeological Research on Ancient Egypt
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 excavation finds


Object Type ostracon
Dating between 100 and 199
Criteria for Dating palaeography
Range of Preservation incomplete
State of Preservation broken on all sides

Text Basic Information

Localization of Text on Object convex (outside)
Inks and Pigments carbon ink monochrome black
Range of Preservation (Text) incomplete
State of Preservation (Text) broken on all sides
Script, Primary Greek
Language, Primary Greek, Ancient
Comments on Handwriting documentary, hand unknown
  recto verso
Quantity of Lines 3
Quantity of Columns 1


Text Content

Modern Title Fragment
Ancient Scribe(s) of Text
Text Types
  • documentary
Summary of Content Fragment of incertain content
Location of Composition Elephantine Upper Egypt, 1st nome Egypt (Certainty: high)
Comments on Text ok
Multilingualism Monolingual Script = Language
Religion unknown



Transcription Translation Pictures
x- - - - - - - - - - - - - -
x+1 -?- ̣ -?-
x+2 -?- υ εἰς -?-
x+3 -?- ̣ -?-
x+3+y- - - - - - - - - - - -
x- - - - - - - - - - - - - -
x+2--- in ---
x+3+y- - - - - - - - - - - -
DAIK 1465_S1_001
Reserved Copyright
Places (read out from edition)


People mentioned in Text

ID gender en normiert original Language Functions in Texts
8060 not applicable (No persons mentioned in the [preserved] text) (No persons mentỈoned Ỉn the [preserved] text) (none)



RulerID Regnal Year MonthID Day Date of the Text Gregorian Date dating_comment
100 CE 199 CE palaeographical dating;



DAIK 1465_S1_001
Reserved Copyright




DatasetID 308822
last Change 29.07.2022
Trismegistos 29869
Papyri.info ddbdp/p.eleph.wagner;1;209
Author Ruth Duttenhöfer
Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
Data set citation Data set 308822 (= Ostr. Elephantine, excavation DAIK O 1465), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: Ruth Duttenhöfer.