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THT 438

Known as:THT 438; B 438; Bleistiftnummer 2611
Cite this page as:Adrian Musitz. "THT 438". In A Comprehensive Edition of Tocharian Manuscripts (CEToM). Created and maintained by Melanie Malzahn, Martin Braun, Hannes A. Fellner, and Bernhard Koller. https://cetom.univie.ac.at/?m-tht438 (accessed 22 Feb. 2024).

Edition

Editor:Adrian Musitz

Provenience

Main find spot:Qizil Miŋ-Öy
Collection:Berlin Turfan Collection (BBAW)

Language and Script

Language:TB
Linguistic stage:late
Script:cursive

Text contents

Text genre:Non-literary
Text subgenre:Account
Verse/Prose:prose

Object

Material: ink on paper
Form:Scroll

Images

Images from idp.bbaw.de by courtesy of the International Dunhuang Project Berlin, the Berlin-Brandenburgische Akademie der Wissenschaften, and the Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin – Orientabteilung.

Transliteration

a1illegible
a2/// ·e se wi to¯ ¯m pi ///
a3/// ¤ sa ṅka ste – ///
a4/// wi to¯ ¯m pi śṣa ṅkaṃ wā ///
a5/// sa ṅka ste re śla caṃ [dr]· ///

Transcription

a1 illegible
a2 /// (kl)ese wi tom pi(ś) ///
a3 /// ¤saṅkäste(re) ///
a4 /// wi tom piś ṣaṅkäṃ wā(kte) ///
a5 /// saṅkästere ślacaṃdr(e) ///

Translation

a2 ...klese: two pecks, five (pints).
a3 ...¤. The Saṅkastere...
a4 ... two pecks, five pints. wākte: ...
a5 ... Saṅkastere Ślacandre ...

References

Online access

IDP: THT 438; TITUS: THT 438

Edition

Sieg and Siegling 1953: 291

Bibliography

IDP

“The International Dunhuang Project: The Silk Road Online.” n.d. http://idp.bl.uk.

Sieg and Siegling 1953

Sieg, Emil, and Wilhelm Siegling. 1953. Tocharische Sprachreste. Sprache B, Heft 2. Fragmente Nr. 71-633. Edited by Werner Thomas. Göttingen: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht.

TITUS

Gippert, Jost, Katharina Kupfer, Christiane Schaefer, and Tatsushi Tamai. n.d. “Thesaurus Indogermanischer Text- und Sprachmaterialien (TITUS): Tocharian Manuscripts from the Berlin Turfan Collection.”