The Arabic Papyrology Database
www.naher-osten.lmu.de/apd

Collections

All documents in the APD are referred to with sigles (names) according to the ISAP Checklist of published non-literary papyri and our permanently updated Arabic Papyrology Bibliography. In order to find full bibliographical information on any document implemented or quoted in the APD, go to our Arabic Papyrology Bibliography.

Siglum

State

Location

Name

TM Coll ID

P.Addis.Nat.Arch.inv.

Ethiopia

Addis Abeba

National Archives and Library of Ethiopia

P.Adler inv.

United States of America

New York

previous name of P.ENA inv.

P.Agr Arch.dioc.inv.

Italy

Agrigento

Archivio Storico Diocesano

P.AIU.inv.

France

Paris

Alliance Israelite Universelle

P.Aix Gril.inv.

France

Aix-en-Provence

Private collection of D. Gril

P.Albaida Arch.Mun.inv.

Spain

Albaida

Arxiu Municipal

P.Alcoi Arch.Mun.inv.

Spain

Alcoi

Archivo Municipal

P.Alhambra inv.

Spain

Granada

Alhambra

TM=3695

P.Alm Arch.Mun.inv.

Spain

Almenara

Arxiu Municipal

P.Alz Arch.munc.inv.

Spain

Alzira

Arxiu Municial

P.Amézaga inv.

Spain

unknown

Private collection of Don Juan Hurtado de Amézaga

P.Amst.inv.

Netherlands

Amsterdam

University of Amsterdam Collection

TM=11

P.Amst Tropen.inv.

Netherlands

Amsterdam

Tropenmuseum

TM=1791

P.Anawati inv.

Egypt

Cairo

Private collection of Georges C. Anawati

P.Ant.inv.

Egypt

Cairo

Findings of the excavations in Antinoé / Anṣinā conducted by the Istituto Papirologico "G. Vitelli", Florence

P.Arch.Hist.Nac.inv.

Spain

Madrid

Archivo Historico Nacional

TM=3657

P.Aswan Nub.Mus.inv.

Egypt

Assuan

Nubian Museum

TM=1753

P.Athens Benaki Mus.inv.

Greece

Athens

Benaki Museum

TM=15

P.AzizAtiya inv.

United States of America

Salt Lake City

previous name of P.Utah inv.

P.Barc.Carandell inv.

Spain

Barcelona

Private collection of Juan Carandell

P.Barc.Catedral inv.

Spain

Barcelona

Arxiu de la Catedral

TM=633

P.Baza Arch.Mun.inv.

Spain

Baza

Archivo Municipal

P.Baza.inv.

Spain

Granada

Archival findings from Baza

P.Ben Arch.Mun.inv.

Spain

Benaguasil

Arxiu Histórico Municipal

P.Berl.inv.

Germany

Berlin

Ägyptisches Museum

TM=40

P.Berl.Kunst.inv.

Germany

Berlin

Museum für Islamische Kunst

TM=3749

P.Bernhardt.inv.

unknown

unknown

Private collection of Theodore Bernhardt

P.Bibl.Univ.Giss.inv.

Germany

Gießen

Universitätsbibliothek Gießen

TM=140

P.Bloomington inv.

United States of America

Bloomington

Lilly Library

TM=45

P.Bodl.inv.

United Kingdom

Oxford

Bodleian Library

TM=265

P.Boston.FineArts.inv

United States of America

Boston

Museum of Fine Arts

TM=398

P.Brux.inv.

Belgium

Brussels

Musées Royaux d'Art et d'Histoire de Bruxelles

TM=64

P.Cair.Assaad inv.

Egypt

Cairo

Private Collection of Assaad Abd el-Motagally Assaad

P.Cair.Awqaf inv.

Egypt

Cairo

Wizārat al-awqāf, Daftarḫāna

P.Cair.Awwam inv.

Egypt

Cairo

Private collection of the dealer in antiquities ʿAwwām

P.Cair.Cattaoui.inv.

Egypt

Cairo

Private collection of the Cattaouis

TM=542

P.Cair.Copt.Patr.inv.

Egypt

Cairo

Coptic Patriarchate

TM=1323

P.Cair.EgLib.inv.

Egypt

Cairo

Dār al-kutub (Egyptian Library)

TM=403

P.Cair.EgMus.inv.

Egypt

Cairo

Egyptian Museum

TM=73

P.Cair.GayerAnderson inv.

Egypt

Cairo

Gayer-Anderson Museum

TM=440

P.Cair.IFAO inv.

Egypt

Cairo

Institut Français d'Archéologie Orientale

TM=74

P.Cair.IslArt inv.

Egypt

Cairo

Museum of Islamic Art

TM=75

P.Cair.Karaite inv.

Egypt

Cairo

Archives of the Karaite Community

TM=3703

P.Cair.Ragab inv.

Egypt

Cairo

Collection of H. Ragab, Ain Shams University

TM=3696

P.Cair.Sinai inv.

Egypt

Cairo

Cairo branch of the St. Catherine Monastery on Sinai

P.Cair.Wathaiq inv.

Egypt

Cairo

Dār al-waṯāʾiq al-qawmiyya (National Archives)

P.Cam.inv.

United Kingdom

Cambridge

University Library

TM=79

P.Cam.West.inv.

United Kingdom

Cambridge

Westminster College

TM=86

P.Cam.Wren.inv.

United Kingdom

Cambridge

Wren Library (Trinity College)

TM=85

P.Ca.O.Egypt.inv.

unknown

unknown

unknown collection mentioned by Grohmann, P.Cair.Arab. IV p. 65

P.Cast.Arch.mun.inv.

Spain

Castellón

Archivo Municipal

P.Catania Cattedrale inv.

Spain

Catania

Archivio del Capitolo della Cattedrale di Catania

P.Chic.inv.

United States of America

Chicago

Oriental Institute

TM=98

P.Coc.Arch.Mun.inv.

Spain

Cocentaina

Archivo Municipal

P.Codera.inv.

Spain

unknown

Private collection of Francisco Codera

P.Col.inv.

United States of America

New York

Columbia University

TM=245

P.Colt inv.

United States of America

New York

Pierpoint Morgan Library, H. Dunscombe Colt Collection

TM=250

P.Copenh.inv.

Danmark

Copenhagen

Carlsberg Collection

TM=106

P.Copt.Mus.inv.

Egypt

Cairo

Coptic Museum

TM=72

P.Corona de Aragón inv.

Spain

Barcelona

Archivo de la Corona de Aragón

TM=3702

P.Crev Belen.inv.

Spain

Crevillent

Arxiu Parroquial Ntra. Sra. de Belén

P.CtYBR inv.

United States of America

New Haven

Beinecke Library, Yale Papyrus Collection

TM=242

P.Cull.Arch.mun.inv.

Spain

Cullera

Archivo Municipal

P.DenHaag.inv.

Netherlands

Den Haag

Nationaal Archief

P.Dubler.inv.

Spain

unknown

Private collection of César E. Dubler

P.Dublin.ChestBeat.inv.

Ireland

Dublin

Chester Beatty Library

TM=112

P.Dubr.Arch.inv.

Croatia

Dubrovnik

Državni arhiv u Dubrovniku (State Archive)

P.Duk.inv.

United States of America

Durham

Duke University Libraries

TM=121

P.ÉcijaArch.Mun.inv.

Spain

Écija

Archivo Histórico Municipal de Écija

P.Ecole Biblique inv.

Egypt

Cairo?

École Biblique

P.Elsberg.inv.

United States of America

New York

Private collection of H. A. Elsberg

P.ENA inv.

United States of America

New York

Jewish Theological Seminary of America, Elkan N. Adler Collection

TM=3707

P.Escorial inv.

Spain

San Lorenzo de El Escorial

El Escorial

TM=822

P.Fakhri inv.

Egypt

Cairo

Fakhri's private collection of ostraca

TM=1899

P.Flor.Arch.inv.

Italy

Florence

Archivio di Stato di Firenze

TM=3653

P.Flor.BibLau.inv.

Italy

Florence

Biblioteca Medicea Laurenziana

TM=128

P.Frankfurt inv.

Germany

Frankfurt

Unknown collectionwith material from the Cairo Geniza

P.Freer inv.

United States of America

Washington

Freer Collection

TM=1071

P.Gand Arch.Mun.inv.

Spain

Gandia

Arxiu Municipal

P.GarcíaGómez.inv

Spain

unknown

Private collection of Emilio García Gómez

P.Gascou inv.

France

unknown

Private collection of Jean Gascou

P.Gayangos.inv.

Spain

unknown

Private collection of Pascual de Gayangos

P.Gen.Arch.inv.

Italy

Genoa

Archivio di Stato di Genova

P.Gen.inv.

Switzerland

Geneva

Université de Genève, Bibliothèque

TM=136

P.Giss.inv.

Germany

Gießen

Universitätbibliothek, Papyri des Museums des Oberhessischen Geschichtsvereins

TM=140

P.Got.inv.

Sweden

Gothenburg

Universitetsbibliotek

TM=145

P.Gran.Bibl.Uni.inv.

Spain

Granada

Biblioteca Universitaria

TM=1893

P.Gran.Catedral inv.

Spain

Granada

Archivo de la Catedral de Granada

TM=1897

P.Gran.Escuela inv.

Spain

Granada

Biblioteca de la Escuela de Estudios Árabes

P.Gran.Santiago.inv.

Spain

Granada

Archivo del Convento de Santiago

P.Grohmann inv.

unknown

unknown

Private collection of Adolf Grohmann

P.Guadix.ArchDioc.inv.

Spain

Guadix

Archivo Diocesano de la Catedral de Guadix

P.Halle inv.

Germany

Halle

Deutsche Morgenländische Gesellschaft

P.Hamb.inv.

Germany

Hamburg

Staats- und Universitätsbibliothek Hamburg Carl von Ossietzky

TM=151

P.Heid.inv.

Germany

Heidelberg

Universität Heidelberg, Institut für Papyrologie

TM=156

P.Hist.Univ.Perm.inv.

Russia

Perm

Museum of History of Perm University

P.Huesca inv.

Spain

Huesca

Archivo Catedral

TM=3697

P.Huescar.inv.

Spain

Huéscar

Archivo del Marqués de Corvera

P.Ism.inv.

Egypt

Ismailiya

Findings of the excavation at al-Quṣayr

TM=916

P.Istanb.Ark.Müz.inv.

Turkey

Istanbul

Arkeoloji Müzesi

TM=564

P.Istanb.EvkMuz.inv.

Turkey

Istanbul

Evkafi-i Islamiye Müzesi

TM=3694

P.Istanb.Sinai inv.

Turkey

Istanbul

Istanbul branch of the St. Catherine Monastery on Sinai

P.Jand.inv.

Germany

Gießen

Universitätbibliothek, Papyri Jandanae

TM=140

P.Jen.inv.

Germany

Jena

Papyrussammlung der Friedrich-Schiller-Universität

TM=165

P.Jer.ArchProc.inv.

Israel

Jerusalem

Archivio della Procura di Terra Santa

TM=3849

P.Jerez.Campo Real.inv.

Spain

Jerez

Archivo de Marqués de Campo Real

P.Jer.Haram inv.

Israel

Jerusalem

Haram Collection

P.Jer.HebrUni inv.

Israel

Jerusalem

Hebrew University, Library

TM=166

P.Jer.James.inv.

Israel

Jerusalem

Archive of the St. James Cathedral

TM=3698

P.Jer.Mahkama inv.

Palestine

Jerusalem

Siǧillāt al-maḥkama aš-šarʿiyya

P.Jernstedt inv.

unknown

unknown

Private collection of Peter Jernstedt

TM=1355

P.Jer.Patriachate.inv.

Israel

Jerusalem

Archive of the Greek Orthodox Patriarchate

TM=693

P.Junta inv.

Spain

Granada

previous name of P.Gran.Escuela inv.

P.Kaufmann inv.

Hungary

Budapest

David Kaufmann Collection

P.Khalili inv.

United Kingdom

London

The Khalili Collections

TM=1725

P.Koeln.inv.

Germany

Cologne

Universität zu Köln, Papyrussammlung

TM=172

P.LACountyMus.inv.

United States of America

Los Angeles

The Los Angeles County Museum

TM=1393

P.Lalibela.inv.

Ethiopia

Lalibela

Churches of Lalibela

P.Leiden inv.

Netherlands

Leiden

University Library

TM=180

P.Lips.inv.

Germany

Leipzig

Universitätsbibliothek

TM=181

P.Lond.inv.

United Kingdom

London

British Museum

TM=193

P.Lond.NatArch.inv.

United Kingdom

London

The National Archives

P.Lond.UniColl.inv.

United Kingdom

London

University College, Dept. of Greek and Latin

TM=412

P.Lond.VictMus.inv.

United Kingdom

London

Victoria and Albert Museum

TM=394

P.Louvre inv.

France

Paris

Louvre

TM=274

P.Lund.inv.

Sweden

Lund

University Library

TM=207

P.Madr.Arch.Org.inv.

Spain

Madrid

Archivo de los Condes de Orgaz

P.Madr.Bibl.Nac.inv.

Spain

Madrid

Biblioteca Nacional

TM=711

P.Madr.Real Acad.inv.

Spain

Madrid

Real Academia de la Historia

TM=792

P.Mainz.GutMus.inv.

Germany

Mainz

Gutenberg Museum

TM=561

P.Mal.Catedral.inv.

Spain

Málaga

Archivo de la Catedral

TM=3708

P.Mall.Arxiu inv.

Spain

Palma de Mallorca

Arxiu del Regne de Mallorca

TM=3709

P.Malta.Arch.inv.

Malta

La Valetta

Archivio dell'Ordine di San Giovanni a Malta

P.Met.inv.

United States of America

New York

Metropolitan Museum of Art

TM=247

P.Michael.inv.

United Kingdom

Cambridge

University Library, Michaelides Papyrus Collection

TM=79

P.Mich.inv.

United States of America

Ann Arbor

University of Michigan Library, Papyrology Collection

TM=12

P.Mil.inv.

Italy

Milan

Biblioteca Ambrosiana

TM=226

P.Moharib inv.

Egypt

Luxor

Private collection of Todros Moharib

P.Momblanch inv.

Spain

Barcelona

Colleción Momblanch

P.Moncada.inv.

Italy

unknown

Family archive of the Moncadas

P.Monn.inv.

Italy

Rome

Private collection of U. Monneret de Villard

TM=3710

P.Mont.Arch.Not.inv.

Spain

Montalbán

Archivo Notarial del Ayuntamiento de Montalbán (Teruel)

P.Mosk.Push.inv.

Russia

Moscow

Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts

TM=234

P.Naqlun inv.

Egypt

Cairo

Findings of the excavations at Naqlūn

P.Nov.ArchMun.inv.

Spain

Novelda

Archivo Municipal de Novelda

P.Onda.Bib.inv.

Spain

Onda

Biblioteca Municipal de Onda

P.Ont Arch.Mun.inv.

Spain

Ontiyent

Arxiu Municipal

P.Oppenheim inv.

Germany

Cologne

Max Freiherr von Oppenheim-Stiftung

P.Ori.Arch.Hist.inv.

Spain

Orihuela

Archivo Histórico de Orihuela

P.Oxon.Ashmol.inv.

United Kingdom

Oxford

Ashmolean Museum of Arts and Archaeology

TM=263

P.PahlArch.inv.

United States of America

Berkeley

Bankroft Library, Pahlavi Archive

TM=31

P.Palau Rib.inv.

Spain

Barcelona

Colección Palau-Ribes

TM=304

P.Palermo Arch.Dioc.inv.

Italy

Palermo

Archivio Storico Diocesano

P.Palermo Arch.Stat.inv.

Italy

Palermo

Archivio di Stato

TM=732

P.Palermo Bibl.Reg.inv.

Italy

Palermo

Biblioteca Centrale della Regione Siciliana

P.Palermo Capella inv.

Italy

Palermo

Capitolo della Cappella Palatina

P.Pamp Uni.inv.

Italy

Pamplona

Biblioteca de la Universidad de Navarra

TM=2945

P.Paris Arch.Nat.inv.

France

Paris

Archives Nationales

TM=733

P.Paris BN inv.

France

Paris

Bibliothèque Nationale

TM=270

P.Paris Consistoire inv.

France

Paris

Consistoire Israélite

P.Patti Arch.Dioc.inv.

Italy

Patti

Archivio Storico Diocesano

TM=3713

P.Penn.University.inv.

United States of America

Philadelphia

University of Pennsylvania, Center for Advanced Judaic Studies Library

TM=281

P.Petersb.Acad.inv.

Russia

St.Petersburg

Academy

TM=738

P.Petersb.Antonin.inv.

Russia

St.Petersburg

Antonin Collection

P.Petersb.Erem.inv.

Russia

St.Petersburg

Hermitage Museum

TM=316

P.Philad.Univ.Mus.inv.

Russia

Philadelphia

University Museum

TM=280

P.Pierpoint.inv.

United States of America

New York

Pierpoint Morgan Library

TM=250

P.Pisa.Arch.inv.

Italy

Pisa

Archivio di Stato di Pisa

TM=3654

P.Prag.inv.

Czechia

Prague

Academy of Sciences, Oriental Institute

TM=1892

P.Princ.inv.

United States of America

Princeton

University Library

TM=291

P.Quseir Exped.inv.

United States of America

Chicago

Findings of the Quseir Expedition

P.Quseir South.inv.

United Kingdom

Southampton

Findings of the Quseir Expedition

P.Raqq.inv.

Tunisia

Raqqāda

Musée d'art islamique

P.Redarampur.inv.

India

Redarampur

Library of Redarampur, India

P.Rockefeller inv.

Israel

Jerusalem

Rockefeller Museum (formerly: Palestine Archaeological Museum)

TM=684

P.Ryl.inv.

United Kingdom

Manchester

John Rylands Library

TM=218

P.Sanjar.inv.

Tajikistan

unknown

Findings of the excavations at Sanjar-Shah, Tajikistan

P.Saqqara inv.

unknown

unknown

unknown

P.Sassoon inv.

unknown

unknown

Sassoon collection

P.Seco.inv.

Spain

Granada

Private collection of Luis Seco de Lucena

P.Seg.Arch.Mun.inv.

Spain

Segorbe

Archivo Municipal Segorbe

P.Seg.Catedral.inv.

Spain

Segorbe

Archivo de la Catedral de Segorbe

P.Séoudi inv.

Egypt

Cairo

Collection of Mohammed Aly Bey Séoudi

TM=1901

P.Sev.Cath.inv.

Spain

Sevilla

Biblioteca Capitular de la Catedral de Sevilla

TM=3705

P.Sev.Med.inv.

Spain

Sevilla

Archivo de los Duques de Medinaceli

TM=3715

P.Simancas.inv.

Spain

Simancas

Archivo General de Simancas

TM=3714

P.Sinai inv.

Egypt

Sinai

Monastery St. Catherine

TM=307

P.Sindicat.inv.

Spain

Sueca

Arxiu del Sindicat de Regs

P.Sorb.inv.

France

Paris

Sorbonne, Institut de Papyrologie

TM=275

PSR

Germany

Heidelberg

previuos name of P.Heid.inv.

P.St.Ant.inv.

Egypt

Antonius Monastery

Excavations at the Monastery of St Antony at the Red Sea

P.Stras.inv.

France

Strasbourg

Université de Strasbourg

TM=542

P.Sueca Arch.mun.inv.

Spain

Sueca

Archivo Municipal

P.Tebt.inv.

United States of America

Berkeley

Bankroft Library, Tebtunis Papyri Collection

TM=31

P.Teheran.inv.

Iran

Teheran

Mūza-yi Īrān Bāstān

P.Toledo Arch.Duc.inv.

Spain

Toledo

Archivo Ducal de Medinaceli

P.Toledo Arch.Mun.inv.

Spain

Toledo

Archivo Municipal

TM=2962

P.Toledo Catedral inv.

Spain

Toledo

Archivo Capitular de la Catedral de Toledo

TM=884

P.Toledo SanClemente inv.

Spain

Toledo

Archivo del Monasterio de las Bernadas de San Clemente

TM=1898

P.Toledo SanNicolás inv.

Spain

Toledo

Archico de Parroquia de San Nicolás de Bari

P.Toledo SantoDomingo inv.

Spain

Toledo

Monasterio de Santo Domingo de Silos el Antiguo

TM=1895

P.Topk.Müz.inv.

Turkey

Istanbul

Topkapı Sarayı Müzesi

TM=1281

P.Tor.AKM inv.

Canada

Toronto

Agha Khan Museum

P.Tudela Catedral inv.

Spain

Tudela

Archivo de la Catedral de Tudela

TM=1894

P.Utah inv.

United States of America

Salt Lake City

Marriott Library, Arabic Papyrus and Paper Collection (= Collection Aziz Atiya)

TM=952

P.Val.Arch.Uni.inv.

Spain

Valencia

Archivo de la Universidad

P.Val.Bib.inv.

Spain

Valencia

Biblioteca valenciana

P.Val.Bib.Uni.inv.

Spain

Valencia

Biblioteca universitaria

P.Val.Catedral inv.

Spain

Valencia

Archivo de la Catedral de Valencia

P.Val.Disp.inv.

Spain

Valencia

Archivo de la Disputación de Valencia

P.Val.Prot.inv.

Spain

Valencia

Arxiu de Protocols, Colegio del Patriarca

P.Val.Reino inv.

Spain

Valencia

Archivo del Reino de Valencia

P.vanMeeuwen inv.

Germany

Mainz

Private collection of J. W. Th. van Meeuwen (now in the Gutenberg Museum, Mainz)

TM=561

P.Vat.Arch.Seg.inv.

Italy

Rome

Archivio Segreto Vaticano

P.Ven.Arch.inv.

Italy

Venice

Archivio di Stato di Venezia

P.Vila Arch.mun.inv.

Spain

Vila-real

Archivo Municipal

P.Vind.inv.

Austria

Vienna

Österreichische Nationalbibliothek, Papyrussammlung

TM=357

P.Vind.Theres.inv.

Austria

Vienna

Theresianum

TM=362

P.Vitelli inv.

Italy

Florence

Università di Firenze, Istituto papirologico "G. Vitelli"

TM=131

P.Wessely inv.

Czechia

Prague

previous name of P.Prag. inv.

P.WrosclawPhil.Sem.inv.

Poland

Wroclaw

University Library

TM=368

P.Yonne.Arch.inv.

France

Yonne

Archives départementales de l'Yonne

P.Zaragoza ArchHist inv.

Spain

Zaragoza

Archivo histórico

P.Zaragoza ArchNot inv.

Spain

Zaragoza

Archivo e Protocoles notariales de Zaragoza

P.Zaragoza LaSeo.inv.

Spain

Zaragoza

Archivo de la Seo de Zaragoza

TM=1896

P.Zaragoza Pilar inv.

Spain

Zaragoza

Archivo de Ntra. Sra. del Pilar

P.Zaragoza VivesCiscar inv.

Spain

Zaragoza

Private collection of D. José Vives Ciscar