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KYPRIANOS M73

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

P. Mich. Inv. 3565

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. 1-17: Applied curse against Alō daughter of Aese and Phibammon for Apabiktōr son of Thibamon.

See all texts in this manuscript.

Language(s):

Egyptian (Coptic)

Script(s):

Coptic

Dialect:

Sahidic with Akhmimic features

Language/dialect notes:

Akhmimic influence (Worrell 1935: p. 13). 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. 501 – 600
Date notes:

Collection Website (19/11/2018); 401-600 (TM 2/11/2018).

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

Published.

Image: http://quod.lib.umich.edu/a/apis/x-2008/3565v.tif

Form:

Sheet

Material:

Papyrus

Dimensions (cm): Height: 20.9 Width: 30.3 Depth:
Dimensions (notes):

Collection Website (19/11/2018); 8 x 11 3/4 inches (Worrell 1935: p. 13).

Folding pattern:

3 vertical creases, at least 6 horizontal creases.

State of preservation:

Complete, some damage along folds.

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 (↓), 18 lines.

Hand:

Findspot:

Farley Heath, Britain

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

Egypt

(TM places ID: 816)
Present Location:

Ann Arbor, Michigan University, Library

Collection History:

Purchased from [Maurice] Nahman in 1925 and was acquired by University in October 1926 as a gift of Oscar Weber and Richard H. Webber from Detroit (Online Catalogue 19/11/2018)

Trismegistos collection: question mark icon Page on the database Trismegistos collections for the institution which currently houses the manuscript. 12
Collection website: https://quod.lib.umich.edu/a/apis/x-2008/3565V.TIF?lasttype=boolean;lastview=reslist;resnum=1;size=50;sort=apis_inv;start=1;subview=detail;view=entry;rgn1=apis_inv;select1=phrase;q1=P.Mich.inv.%25203565

Notes/Discussion:

Bibiliography
Editions:

★ Worrell, William H. “Coptic Magical and Medical Texts.” Orientalia, NOVA SERIES 4 (1935): p. 13-16, no. 3.


Translations:

Meyer, Marvin W., and Richard Smith. Ancient Christian Magic: Coptic Texts of Ritual Power. Princeton (New Jersey): Princeton University Press, 1999, p. 211-212, no. 104.

Pernigotti, Sergio. “La magia copta: I testi.” In Aufstieg und Niedergang der römischen Welt II.18.5, edited by Hildegard Temporini and Wolfgang Haase. Berlin and New York: Walter de Gruyter, 1995, p. 3718-3719, no. 22.


General:

Frankfurter, David. Christianizing Egypt: Syncretism and Local Worlds in Late Antiquity. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2017, p. 78, 98.


Trismegistos ID:

99607

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

104

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

163

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:

MPS (2/11/2018); EL (19/11/2018); MPS (17/8/2020); KD (21/3/2022); KD (16/9/2022)


How to cite:
Korshi Dosoo, Edward O.D. Love & Markéta Preininger (chief editors). "KYP M73," Kyprianos Database of Ancient Ritual Texts and Objects, www.coptic-magic.phil.uni-wuerzburg.de/index.php/manuscript/kyp-m73. Accessed on 20/06/2024

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