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Pap. P.Vind.inv. A. P. 00354

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Inventory Number Pap. P.Vind.inv. A. P. 00354
Publication Number PERF 614 (descr.)
Current Location Vienna, Oesterreichische Nationalbibliothek
Publication Permission Status permission for publication upon enquiry only
Publication Status partly published

Origin / Provenance

Ancient Provenance Site Aswan / Syene (Swn; Συήνη, סונ, ⲥⲟⲩⲁⲁⲛ) [Trismegistos]
Ancient Provenance District Upper Egypt, 1st nome (Ombites) [Trismegistos]
Finder (= First Purchaser) (unknown)
Location of Find / Purchase in Egypt Upper Egypt
District of Find / Purchase in Egypt Upper Egypt, 1st nome (Ombites) [Trismegistos]
Type of Acquisition for the Intitution (unknown)
Transferor (Seller, Previous Owner) (unknown)


Object Type papyrus
Dating of Object 168 AH/ 784-785 CE
Criteria for Dating Date in the text.
Range of Preservation incomplete

Text Basic Information

Localization of Text on Object recto/verso
State of Preservation (Text) Text is missing on the left and right sides.
Script, Primary Arabic
Language, Primary Arabic
  recto verso
Quantity of Lines 13 21
Quantity of Columns 1 1
Height of Line / Letter


Text Content

Modern Title Administrative letter or note (Writing exercises)
Text Types
  • documentary | administrative document
Summary of Content On recto and verso administrative texts, containing a collection of entries or acts concerning shipments by sea, arranged in paragraphs. The people of Aswān are mentioned in the text. This document was either a draft or a later copy or writing exercises - or more likely, an internal working tool relating to the shipments.
Location of Composition unknown unknown Egypt (Certainty: )
Multilingualism Script = Language Monolingual
Gender Man
Religion Islam




RulerID Regnal Year MonthID Day Date of the Text Gregorian Date dating_comment
168 AH 784 CE 785 CE Date in the text.;



Reserved Copyright
Reserved Copyright




DatasetID 312167
last Change 29.07.2022
Author Ahmed Kamal
Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
Data set citation Data set 312167 (= Pap. P.Vind.inv. A. P. 00354), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: Ahmed Kamal.