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St. P.Cair.IslArt inv. 9555

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Inventory Number St. P.Cair.IslArt inv. 9555
Publication Number Stèles funéraires, IX, n 3313
Current Location Cairo, Salahdin citadel
Publication Permission Status no permission for publication necessary
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]
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 Official collection from site


Object Type stela
Dating of Object 217 AH/ 832 CE
Dating between 832 and
Criteria for Dating Date in the text.
Comments on Object Almost rectangular in shape.

Text Basic Information

Localization of Text on Object one-sided
Script, Primary Arabic
Language, Primary Arabic
Comments on Handwriting Written in the Kufic script.
  recto verso
Quantity of Lines 18
Quantity of Columns 1


Text Content

Modern Title Tombstone
Text Types
  • documentary | tombstone
Summary of Content Tombstone
Location of Composition Aswan / Syene Upper Egypt, 1st nome Egypt (Certainty: high)
Multilingualism Script = Language Monolingual
Gender Man
Religion Islam




RulerID Regnal Year MonthID Day Date of the Text Gregorian Date dating_comment
217 AH Ramadān 18 832 October 17 CE Date in the text.;




DatasetID 318505
last Change 29.07.2022
Author Ahmed Kamal
Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
Data set citation Data set 318505 (= St. P.Cair.IslArt inv. 9555), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: Ahmed Kamal.