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Tomb. Cairo SB Kopt. 9647

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Inventory Number Tomb. Cairo SB Kopt. 9647
Publication Number SB Kopt. 1 519
Current Location magazine
Publication Permission Status (unknown)
Publication Status published

Origin / Provenance

Ancient Provenance Site Aswan / Syene (Swn; Συήνη, סונ, ⲥⲟⲩⲁⲁⲛ) [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 tombstone
Dating between 700 and 1000
Range of Preservation incomplete

Text Basic Information

Localization of Text on Object one-sided
Inks and Pigments engraved
Range of Preservation (Text) incomplete
State of Preservation (Text) Only the last 6 lines of the text remain (the last line is but crosses).
Script, Primary Coptic
Language, Primary Coptic
  recto verso
Quantity of Lines x+6
Quantity of Columns 1


Text Content

Text Types
  • documentary
  • documentary | tombstone
Summary of Content Fragmentary tombstone of a monk called Theodorakios from the Anba Hadra (St. Simeon) monastery in Aswan. Dated, but not with year: indiction 9, Athyr ... .
Location of Composition Aswan / Syene Upper Egypt, 1st nome Egypt (Certainty: high)
Multilingualism Monolingual Script = Language
Gender Man
Religion Christianity



Transcription Translation Pictures
side 1
x+1ⲛⲥⲟⲛ ⲑⲉⲟⲇⲱ
x+2ⲣⲁⲕⲓⲟⲥ ⲡⲙⲟ
x+3ⲛⲁⲭⲟⲥ ⲙ
x+4ⲁⲑⲩⲣ ⲓ̈
side 1
x+1brother Theodo-
x+2rakios the
x+3monk, month
x+4Athyr 1(...)
x+5indiction 9.
Places (read out from edition)


People mentioned in Text

ID gender en normiert original Language Functions in Texts
16825 man Theodorakios the monk ⲑⲉⲟⲇⲱⲣⲁⲕⲓⲟⲥ ⲡⲙⲟⲛⲁⲭⲟⲥ Coptic




DatasetID 309802
last Change 29.07.2022
Trismegistos 101586
Author Andrea Hasznos
Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
Data set citation Data set 309802 (= Tomb. Cairo SB Kopt. 9647), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: Andrea Hasznos.