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KYPRIANOS M33

Sigla: question mark icon Modern names for the manuscript, including inventory and publication numbers.

British Library MS Or 4721 (5)
P. Lond. Copt. 525

Category: question mark icon Classification of the contents, e.g. magical (formulary or applied), alchemical, liturgical, documentary or medical.

Magical (applied ?)

Contents:

1. Ro ll. 1-21: Formula for healing of battle wounds.

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Language(s):

Egyptian (Coptic)

Script(s):

Coptic

Dialect:

Sahidic

Language/dialect notes:

See related texts for further notes.

Date: question mark icon Dates are CE unless preceded by a minus sign <->, in which case they are BCE. 301 – 700
Date notes:

TM (19/9/2018)

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Archive name:
State of edition:

Published. No image. New edition desirable.

Image:

Form:

Sheet

Material:

Papyrus

Dimensions (cm): Height: 21.5 Width: 22.8 Depth:
Dimensions (notes):

Maximum dimensions (EL from autopsy on 17/12/2019); 9.75 x 9 inches (Crum 1905: p. 255)

Folding pattern:

6 horizontal and 1 vertical creases, where break at the top is almost certainly a horizontal crease, and missing right-hand side of the top broke along vertical crease (EL from autopsy on 17/12/2019)

State of preservation:

Fragmentary, top and right-hand side of the top half missing, with some damage along folds. One smaller fragment joins with ll. 5-7 (EL from autopsy on 17/12/2019)

Pages/Columns: question mark icon Total surviving columns in the manuscript for rolls, sheets and rotuli; total number of pages for codices.

1

Pages/Columns (notes):

1 column recto, 21 lines.

Hand:

Findspot:

Egypt

(TM places ID: 49)
Place of purchase: (TM places ID: )
Writingspot:

Egypt

(TM places ID: 49)
Present Location:

London, British Library

Collection History:

Acquired by the British Library in 1893 (EL from British Library Catalogue on 17/12/2019)

Trismegistos collection: question mark icon Page on the database Trismegistos collections for the institution which currently houses the manuscript. 192
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Notes/Discussion:

Framed as: MS Or 4720 (10); 4721 (1); 4721 (2); 4721 (3); 4721 (4); 4721 (5); 4721 (6) (EL from autopsy on 17/12/2019)

Bibiliography
Editions:

Crum, Walter E. Catalogue of the Coptic Manuscripts in the British Museum. London: British Museum, 1905, p. 255, no. 525.


Translations:

Kropp, Angelicus. Ausgewählte koptische Zaubertexte. Übersetzungen und Anmerkungen. Vol. 2. Bruxelles: Édition de la Fondation Égyptologique Reine Élisabeth, 1931, p. 69-70, no. 20.

Meyer, Marvin W., and Richard Smith. Ancient Christian Magic: Coptic Texts of Ritual Power. Princeton (New Jersey): Princeton University Press, 1999, p. 129, no. 69.


General:

Bélanger Sarrazin, Roxanne. “Les appels au « Jésus guérisseur » dans les formules iatromagiques coptes”, in Études coptes XVI. Dix-huintième journée dàétudes (Bruxelles, 22-24 juin 2017) (Cahiers de la bibiothèque copte 23), edited by Anne Boud’hors, Esther Garel, Catherine Louis and Naïm Vanthieghem. Paris: Éditions de Boccard, 2020, p. 189-190.


Trismegistos ID:

98060

PAThs:
PGM: question mark icon Papyri Gracae Magicae SM: question mark icon Supplementum Magicum GEMF: question mark icon Greek and Egyptian Magical Formularies (forthcoming) ACM: question mark icon Ancient Christian Magic

69

Bélanger Sarrazin: question mark icon Bélanger-Sarrazin. “Catalogue des textes magiques coptes”

199

AKZ: question mark icon Ausgewählte koptische Zaubertexte

2.2

CBd: question mark icon Campbell-Bonner Magical Gems Database Mert.-Pack: question mark icon Mertens-Pack online database
Van H: question mark icon van Haelst, Catalogue des papyrus littéraires Bruyn-Dijkstra: question mark icon de Bruyn and Dijkstra, “Greek Amulets and Formularies (Checklist)" TheDefix: question mark icon Thesaurus Defixionum To Zodion:
Edit History:

EL (19/9/2018; 4/12/2019; 17/12/2019); MPS (20/2/2019); KD (15/5/2019); Team (6/7/2020); EL (2/9/2020)


How to cite:
Korshi Dosoo, Edward O.D. Love & Markéta Preininger (chief editors). "KYP M33," Kyprianos Database of Ancient Ritual Texts and Objects, www.coptic-magic.phil.uni-wuerzburg.de/index.php/manuscript/kyp-m33. Accessed on 20/07/2024

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