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KYPRIANOS M3945

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

P. Monts. Roca. Inv. 317

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

Magical (?)
Literary (?)
School exercise (?)

Contents:

1. Ro col. 1 ll. 1-12, col. 2 ll. 1-7: List of epithets of a goddess (Hekate-Mene-Selene?).

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Language(s):

Greek

Script(s):

Greek

Dialect:
Language/dialect notes:
Date: question mark icon Dates are CE unless preceded by a minus sign <->, in which case they are BCE. 101 – 200
Date notes:

Martín-Hernández & Torallas-Tovar (2022: p. 249) date the text to the second century CE based on parallels to the hand dating from 129-155 CE.

Archive/collection: question mark icon Larger collection to which manuscript belongs.
Archive name:
State of edition:

Published.

Image:

Form:

Roll

Material:

Papyrus

Dimensions (cm): Height: 11.7 Width: 16 Depth:
Dimensions (notes):

Martín-Hernández/Torallas-Tovar 2022: p. 249.

Folding pattern:
State of preservation:

Fragmentary, broken on all four sides.

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

2

Pages/Columns (notes):

2 columns recto (↓), 12 and 7 surviving lines respectively..

Hand:

Findspot:

Egypt

(TM places ID: 49)
Place of purchase:

Egypt

(TM places ID: )
Writingspot:

Egypt

(TM places ID: 49)
Present Location:

Montserrat, Abadia

Collection History:

Acquired by Dr. Ramón Roca-Puig in Egypt in the 1950s. Bequeathed to the Abbey of Monserrat by him in 2001 (Martín-Hernández, Torallas-Tovar 2014: p. 175).

Trismegistos collection: question mark icon Page on the database Trismegistos collections for the institution which currently houses the manuscript. 232
Collection website:

Notes/Discussion:

Bibiliography
Editions:

Martín Hernández, Raquel and Sofía Torallas Tovar. “Magical Texts from Barcelona (Montserrat Abbey and Palau Ribes Collections)”, Symbolae Osloenses 96:1 (2022): 249-255 no. 3.


Translations:
General:

Martín-Hernández, Raquel, and Sofía Torallas-Tovar. “A Magical Spell on an Ostracon at The Abbey of Montserrat.” Zeitschrift für Papyrologie und Epigraphik 189 (2014): 175-184.


Trismegistos ID:

14228

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
Bélanger Sarrazin: question mark icon Bélanger-Sarrazin. “Catalogue des textes magiques coptes” AKZ: question mark icon Ausgewählte koptische Zaubertexte 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:

KD (30/4/2021); KD (20/4/2022); KD (26/9/2023)


How to cite:
Korshi Dosoo, Edward O.D. Love & Markéta Preininger (chief editors). "KYP M3945," Kyprianos Database of Ancient Ritual Texts and Objects, www.coptic-magic.phil.uni-wuerzburg.de/index.php/manuscript/kyp-m3945. Accessed on 20/06/2024

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