Tomb. Aswan, Elephantine Museum 715   (More information about the Object)
Publication No. SB Kopt. 1 613
Modern Title
Summary Tombstone of Simeon the monk. Possibly from the Anba Hadra (St. Simeon) monastery in Aswan. The date is 594 Mechir 18th, 1st indiction, after Diocletian = 12.02.878 CE.


side 1
1ϯ ⲓⲩ ϯ ⲭⲩ ϯ
2ⲡⲉϩⲟⲟⲩ ⲙⲡⲣⲡ
3ⲙⲉⲉⲩⲉ ⲙⲡⲉⲛⲙⲁ
4ⲕⲁⲣⲓⲟⲥ ⲛⲥⲟⲛ ⲥⲉ
5ⲙⲉⲟⲛ ⲡⲙⲟⲛⲟ
6ⲭⲟⲥ ⲛⲧⲁϥⲙⲧⲟⲛ
7ⲙⲙⲟϥ ⲛϩⲏⲧϥ
8ⲅⲣⲁⲫⲏ ⲙⲉⲭⲓⲣ ⲓⲏ
9ⲓⲛⲇ,ⲓⲛⲇⲓⲕⲧⲓⲱⲛⲟⲥ // ⲁ // ⲁⲡⲟ ⲇⲓ
10ⲟⲕⲗⲏⲧⲓⲁⲛⲟⲩ ⲫϥⲁ


side 1
1Jesus Christ
2The day of the
3commemoration of our
4blessed brother Si-
5meon the monk
6when he
8Written Mechir 18th
9indiction 1, after Di-
10(ocle)tian 594.