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St. P.Cair.IslArt inv. 13648

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Inventory Number St. P.Cair.IslArt inv. 13648
Publication Number Stèles funéraires, X, n 3621
Current Location Cairo, Islamic art museum
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 307 AH/ 919 CE
Dating between 919 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 540
Quantity of Columns 250


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
307 AH Jumādā II 26 919 November 23 CE Date in the text.;




DatasetID 318510
last Change 29.07.2022
Author Ahmed Kamal
Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
Data set citation Data set 318510 (= St. P.Cair.IslArt inv. 13648), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: Ahmed Kamal.