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Pap. Tokyo, Suzuki Collection of Tokai University d 50

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Inventory Number Pap. Tokyo, Suzuki Collection of Tokai University d 50
Current Location magazine
Publication Permission Status permission for publication upon enquiry only
Publication Status published

Origin / Provenance

Ancient Provenance Site Elephantine (Ꜣbw; Yb; YbꜢ; YbꜤ; Ἐλεφαντίνη, יב , ⲉⲓⲏⲃ) [Trismegistos]
Certainty: high
Ancient Provenance District Upper Egypt, 1st nome (Ombites) [Trismegistos]
Type of Discovery (unknown)
Certainty: high
District of Find / Purchase in Egypt Upper Egypt, 1st nome (Ombites) [Trismegistos]


Object Type papyrus
Range of Preservation incomplete
State of Preservation All sides broken off in undetermined extent.

Text Basic Information

Localization of Text on Object recto
Inks and Pigments carbon ink monochrome black
Range of Preservation (Text) incomplete
State of Preservation (Text) All line beginnings and endings broken off in undetermined extent.
Script, Primary Middle Demotic
Language, Primary Ptolemaic Demotic
Comments on Text Layout Layout undetectable due to the fragmentary condition.
  recto verso
Quantity of Lines x+6 x x+2 0
Quantity of Columns 1 x 1 0
Line Lenght (in mm) 92 0
Column Height (in mm) 53 0
Height of Line / Letter
Line Distance x+92+y x x+53+y 0


Text Content

Modern Title account
Ancient Archives unclear
Ancient Scribe(s) of Text
Text Types
  • documentary | account
Summary of Content Account, mentining persons and numerals, presumably amounts of money.
Location of Composition Elephantine Upper Egypt, 1st nome Egypt (Certainty: high)
Multilingualism Monolingual Script = Language
Gender Man



Transcription Translation Pictures
Col I:x+1 sꜣ Pꜣy-=f-ḥw(?) 12
Col I:x+2 sꜣ ꜥnḫ-Ḥp 12
Col I:x+3 sw 11
Col I:x+4 sꜣ
Col I:x+5 sꜣ
Col I:x+6Wsı͗r

Col I:x+1[///] ..?.., son of Pefhou(?) 12
Col I:x+2[///] ..?.., son of Achoapis 12
Col I:x+3[///] 11th day:
Col I:x+4[///] ..?.., son of
Col I:x+5[///]..?.. son of
Col I:x+6[///]..?..osiris
Col II:x+1..?..[///]
Col II.x+2..?..[///]
Places (read out from edition)


People mentioned in Text

ID gender en normiert original Language Functions in Texts
32185 man ..?.., son of Achoapis ..?.. sꜣ ꜥnḫ-Ḥp (not identified)



RulerID Regnal Year MonthID Day Date of the Text Gregorian Date dating_comment
Ptolemaic dynasty -332 BCE -30 BCE Dating by palaeography.;




DatasetID 316935
last Change 29.07.2022
Author Jan Moje; Emil Joubert (bibliography)
Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
Data set citation Data set 316935 (= Pap. Tokyo, Suzuki Collection of Tokai University d 50), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: Jan Moje; Emil Joubert (bibliography).