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Pap. London, British Library Pap 1818

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Inventory Number Pap. London, British Library Pap 1818
Publication Number P.Lond. V 1859 descr.
Current Location London, British Library
Publication Status partly 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 purchase
Certainty: high
Finder (= First Purchaser) R. de Rustafjaell
Certainty: high
Location of Find / Purchase in Egypt Aswan / Syene
District of Find / Purchase in Egypt Upper Egypt, 1st nome (Ombites) [Trismegistos]
Type of Acquisition for the Intitution purchase
Date of Acquisition for the Intitution between 1907 and
Transferor (Seller, Previous Owner) Harold I. Bell
Certainty: high


Object Type papyrus
Dating between 550 and 599
Criteria for Dating palaeography
Range of Preservation incomplete

Text Basic Information

Localization of Text on Object recto/verso
Range of Preservation (Text) incomplete
Script, Primary Greek
Language, Primary Greek, Ancient
Comments on Handwriting documentary, byzantine cursive, hand unknown


Text Content

Modern Title document
Ancient Archives private archive | Patermouthis
Ancient Scribe(s) of Text
Text Types
  • documentary
Summary of Content Fragments belonging to documents of the Patermouthis archive
Location of Composition Aswan / Syene Upper Egypt, 1st nome Egypt (Certainty: high)
Comments on Text no transcript
Multilingualism Monolingual Script = Language
Religion Christianity




RulerID Regnal Year MonthID Day Date of the Text Gregorian Date dating_comment
550 CE 599 CE palaeographical dating, patermouthis archive;



Reserved Copyright




DatasetID 310356
last Change 29.07.2022
Trismegistos 36974
Papyri.info hgv/36974
Author Ruth Duttenhöfer
Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
Data set citation Data set 310356 (= Pap. London, British Library Pap 1818), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: Ruth Duttenhöfer.