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Tomb. Cairo EM JdE 33030

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Collection Cairo, Egyptian Museum
Inventory Number Tomb. Cairo EM JdE 33030
Publication Number SB Kopt. 1 586
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 800
Range of Preservation incomplete
State of Preservation Broken off on top, on the left and at the bottom.

Text Basic Information

Localization of Text on Object one-sided
Inks and Pigments engraved
Range of Preservation (Text) incomplete
State of Preservation (Text) The first 4-5 lines missing, the preserved 5 lines are fragmentary. Probably no lines missing at the end of the text.
Script, Primary Coptic
Language, Primary Coptic
Comments on Handwriting Uncials.
  recto verso
Quantity of Lines x+5
Quantity of Columns 1


Text Content

Text Types
  • documentary
  • documentary | tombstone
Summary of Content Tombstone in a fragmentary state. Name and most of dating are missing. Provenance unknown, but might also come from the Anba Hadra (St. Simeon) monastery
Location of Composition Aswan / Syene Upper Egypt, 1st nome Egypt (Certainty: medium)
Multilingualism Monolingual Script = Language
Religion Christianity



Transcription Translation Pictures
side 1
x+1ⲛⲧⲁ ϥ
x+2ⲙⲧⲟⲛ ⲙⲙⲟ ϥ ⲛ︦ϩⲏⲧϥ︦
x+3ⲉⲅⲣⲁⲫⲏ ⲙⲏⲛⲓ
x+4ⲓⲛⲇⲓⲕ,ⲓⲛⲇⲓⲕⲧⲓⲟⲛⲟⲥ ⲧⲣⲓⲧⲏ
x+5ⲇⲓⲟⲕⲗⲧⲟⲩⲥ ⲩ
side 1
x+1(...) on which he/she
x+3Written month (...)
x+4indiction third,
x+5Diocletian year (...)
Places (read out from edition)


People mentioned in Text

ID gender en normiert original Language Functions in Texts
16810 man Diocletian ⲇⲓⲟⲕⲗⲏⲧⲓⲁⲛⲟⲥ Latin




DatasetID 309817
last Change 29.07.2022
Trismegistos 101653
Author Andrea Hasznos
Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
Data set citation Data set 309817 (= Tomb. Cairo EM JdE 33030), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: Andrea Hasznos.