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KYPRIANOS M97

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

Strasbourg K 289

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

Magical (applied ?)

Contents:

1. Ro: Image of bird-like figure spearing (?) small figure (?). Several lines of text and voces magicae. Perhaps separation curse (diakopos) based on shape.

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Language(s):

Egyptian (Coptic)

Script(s):

Coptic

Dialect:
Language/dialect notes:
Date: question mark icon Dates are CE unless preceded by a minus sign <->, in which case they are BCE. 301 – 1200
Date notes:

Placeholder date as manuscript is unpublished and so undated.

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Archive name:
State of edition:

Unpublished. Edition in progress by K. Hevesi.

Image:

Form:

Sheet

Material:

Parchment

Dimensions (cm): Height: Width: Depth:
Dimensions (notes):
Folding pattern:

3 horizontal creases, 1 vertical crease.

State of preservation:

Complete (?). Two pieces, one large triangle shape, another smaller rectangle shape. The hands look similar, if not the same; it is unclear if they are part of the same manuscripts or two different msnuscripts (KD 22/3/2019).

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.

Hand:

Findspot:

Egypt

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

Egypt

(TM places ID: 49)
Present Location:

Strasbourg, Bibliothèque Nationale

Collection History:

Likely acquired through the Deutsches Papyruskartell (KD 7/9/2020).

Trismegistos collection: question mark icon Page on the database Trismegistos collections for the institution which currently houses the manuscript. 322
Collection website:

Notes/Discussion:

Richter (2014: 110) notes the presence of Arabic name Apoulkasem.

Bibiliography
Editions:
Translations:
General:

Love, Edward O. D. ““Crum’s Chicken”: Alpak, Demonised Donkeys, and Avianised Demons among the Figures of Demotic, Greek, and Coptic Magical Texts”, in Magikon Zōon: Animal and Magic, edited by Korshi Dosoo and Jean-Charles Coulon (forthcoming).

Richter, Tonio Sebastian. “Magical Texts in the Papyrus Collection of the Université de Strasbourg.” In Coptica Argentoratensia (Strasbourg, 18-25 juil 2010) (CBCo 19), edited by A. Boud’hors, A. Delattre, C. Louis, T. S. Richter. Paris: Éditions de Boccard, 2014, p. 110.


Trismegistos ID:

874186

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 (22/3/2019); MPS (3/7/2019); EL (1/8/2019); KD (9/4/2020); KD (7/9/2020)


How to cite:
Korshi Dosoo, Edward O.D. Love & Markéta Preininger (chief editors). "KYP M97," Kyprianos Database of Ancient Ritual Texts and Objects, www.coptic-magic.phil.uni-wuerzburg.de/index.php/manuscript/kyp-m97. Accessed on 20/07/2024

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