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Pap. Paris, AIBL P. Clermont-Ganneau 1 c

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Inventory Number Pap. Paris, AIBL P. Clermont-Ganneau 1 c
Publication Number SB VI 9229
Current Location Paris, Sorbonne, Institute of Papyrology
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]
Type of Discovery archaeological excavation
Certainty: high
Finder (= First Purchaser) Clermont-Ganneau, Charles
Certainty: high
Location of Find / Purchase in Egypt Elephantine
District of Find / Purchase in Egypt Upper Egypt, 1st nome (Ombites) [Trismegistos]


Object Type papyrus
Dating between 225 and 275
Criteria for Dating palaeography
Range of Preservation complete
State of Preservation abrasions on surface

Text Basic Information

Localization of Text on Object recto
Script-Fiber-Relation (for Payri) parallel (recto)
Inks and Pigments carbon ink monochrome black
Range of Preservation (Text) complete
State of Preservation (Text) small fragments missing, abrasion on surface
Script, Primary Greek
Language, Primary Greek, Ancient
Comments on Handwriting documentary, hand unknown
Comments on Text Layout Reuse of the blank space of a document in two colums. Text in black ink in col. I, underneath the first text in red ink
  recto verso
Quantity of Lines 14
Quantity of Columns 1


Text Content

Modern Title Draft of a letter
Ancient Scribe(s) of Text
Text Types
  • documentary
  • documentary | letter
Summary of Content Draft of a letter or a petition? contents incertain, perhaps about a quarrel in a family
Location of Composition Aswan / Syene Upper Egypt, 1st nome Egypt (Certainty: high)
Comments on Text ok Übersetzung ist nicht fertig
Multilingualism Monolingual Script = Language
Gender Man
Religion unknown



Transcription Translation Pictures
1τὸ πραχθὲν(?) ὑπʼ αὐ̣τοῦ οὕτως ἔχει πρὸ ἐτῶν δύο κα,
2ὃ νῦν ἐ̣νέ̣τυχων 1 l. ἐ[ν]έτυχον κατʼ αὐτοῦ Πετεήσιως, ὑ ̣ ̣χθη
3τῇ θυγατρὶ αὐτοῦ, ἵνα μὴ τὸ καθʼ ἓν γράψω, μοσ̣χοία κ
4πυροῦ· ἀπ ̣ ̣χίστησαν ἀλλήλων καὶ ανην ̣ ̣α̣ν· περὶ τού-
5του γέγραμ̣μ̣ε 2 l. γέγραμμαι καὶ ἔστιν παρὰ τω 3l. τὸ πολὺ καὶ ὁ πατὴρ ἡμῶν,
6μᾶλλον ἰδιοπραγμονέστερος ὤν, ἤθη 4 l. ἤδη α̣περὶ
7τούτου ὄχλησε 5 l. ὤχλησε, ἐπὶ 6 l. ἐπεὶ ὁ ἄνθρωπος ὑγής 7l. ὑγ<ι>ής ἐστιν,
8ὅπερ δύνῃ παρὰ πολλῶν μαθῖν 8 l. μαθεῖν, πάλιν
9λόγῳ ἐνοχλεῖ σήμερον· οὐκ οἴδαμεν ἃ δεκατρῖς 9 l. δεκατρεῖς
10μῆνες 10 l. μῆνας ὅσʼ ἀξίωσε 11 l. ἠξίωσε καὶ δέομαι 12 corr. ex δεομ⟦α̣⟧αι ασ ̣ ̣ν μου τὸν
11πατέρα ποῆσαι 13 l. ποιῆσαι· ἐπ̣ὶ̣ τούτοις γὰρ κα̣υχον̣ φυσι
12οὐδὲν ποιῶ· σκύλλω αὐτό̣ν̣· ̣ολουνων εἰς Τάλ-
13μιν καὶ Νερ̣ ̣ ̣ς δὲ ὁ υἱός μοι διηγήσατο ἃ πάσχι 14 l. πάσχει
14ὁ πατὴρ ἡ̣μ̣ῶν ἀπʼ αὐτ̣ο̣ῦ̣· μόνος γὰρ ἦ̣ν ἐν τῇ οἰκίᾳ αὐτοῦ καὶ οὐδέ̣να ἔχει

1 l. ἐ[ν]έτυχον
2 l. γέγραμμαι
3 l. τὸ
4 l. ἤδη
5 l. ὤχλησε
6 l. ἐπεὶ
7 l. ὑγ<ι>ής
8 l. μαθεῖν
9 l. δεκατρεῖς
10 l. μῆνας
11 l. ἠξίωσε
12 corr. ex δεομ⟦α̣⟧αι
13 l. ποιῆσαι
14 l. πάσχει
1What he has done is as follows: two years earlier, and
2again now, has complained in a petition against the same Petesis, was accused?
3by his daughter, to say it in short, 20 calfs?
4of wheat?. They were separated from each other and ---. About this
5I have written and it is the case, that even our father,
6who minds very much his own business, has already troubled about
7this man; since the man is in good health,
8which he could gather from many people, he again
9insults him with words, today. We don't know what he for thirteen
10months and how much he asked of him, and I beg you to--- my
11father . Further more ---
12I do nothing. I molest him. --- to Talmis (Kalabscha),
13also Ner---, the son told me what
14our father suffers from him. Since he was alone in his house and has nobody ---
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Places (read out from edition)
  • Τάλ- μιν (places.xml#128)

    People mentioned in Text

    ID gender en normiert original Language Functions in Texts
    31030 man Ner---s (letter III) Νερ…ς pre-Coptic Egyptian / Greek



    RulerID Regnal Year MonthID Day Date of the Text Gregorian Date dating_comment
    225 CE 275 CE palaeographical dating;



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    DatasetID 310310
    last Change 29.07.2022
    Trismegistos 30757
    Papyri.info ddbdp/sb;6;9229
    Author Ruth Duttenhöfer
    Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
    (CC BY-NC-SA)
    Data set citation Data set 310310 (= Pap. Paris, AIBL P. Clermont-Ganneau 1 c), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: Ruth Duttenhöfer.