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Ostr. Berlin P. 10718

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Collection Berlin, Ägyptisches Museum und Papyrussammlung, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, SPK (P)
Inventory Number Ostr. Berlin P. 10718
Publication Number BGU VI 1475
Current Location magazine
Publication Permission Status (unknown)
Publication Status published

Origin / Provenance

Ancient Provenance Site Elephantine (Ꜣbw; Yb; YbꜢ; YbꜤ; Ἐλεφαντίνη, יב , ⲉⲓⲏⲃ) [Trismegistos]
Ancient Provenance District Upper Egypt, 1st nome (Ombites) [Trismegistos]
Type of Discovery archaeological excavation
Finder (= First Purchaser) Rubensohn, Otto (excavation director)
Location of Find / Purchase in Egypt Elephantine
District of Find / Purchase in Egypt Upper Egypt, 1st nome (Ombites) [Trismegistos]
Type of Acquisition for the Intitution partage
Date of Acquisition for the Intitution between 1906 and 1906


Object Type ostracon
Color pottery, light brown
Size (Height | Width | Thickness) 120 mm | 89 mm | 10 mm
Dating between -299 and -100
Criteria for Dating palaeography
Range of Preservation complete
State of Preservation Surface abraded

Text Basic Information

Localization of Text on Object convex (outside)
Inks and Pigments carbon ink monochrome black
Range of Preservation (Text) complete
Script, Primary Greek
Language, Primary Greek, Ancient
Comments on Handwriting documentary, ptolemaic cursive, hand unknown
Comments on Text Layout 15 lines, other side uninscribed
  recto verso
Quantity of Lines 15
Quantity of Columns 1


Text Content

Modern Title list of names
Ancient Scribe(s) of Text
Text Types
  • documentary | list | name list
Summary of Content List of names with checking marks and amounts of money
Location of Composition Elephantine Upper Egypt, 1st nome Egypt (Certainty: high)
Comments on Text ok
Multilingualism Monolingual Script = Language
Gender Man
Religion unknown



Transcription Translation Pictures
1/ Sotas
2/ Archelaos
3Isodoros --- ?
4/ Kr--- 167 dr. 3 ob.
5/ Pall--- /
6Sosibios, son of Dionysios 60 ??
7Amonios ---? 15, remaining 80 dr. 3 ob.
8Dionysios Dor---?
10Demeas ---
11Ammonios, son of Menandros
12Ammonios, son of Sokrates
13Asklas, son of Apollonios
14---? Apollonios, son of Hermolaos
Places (read out from edition)


People mentioned in Text

ID gender en normiert original Language Functions in Texts
565 man Ammonios (bgu) 1 Ἀμμώνιος Greek, Ancient



RulerID Regnal Year MonthID Day Date of the Text Gregorian Date dating_comment
-299 BCE -100 BCE palaeographical dating;




DatasetID 2865
last Change 29.07.2022
Berlpap 02865
Trismegistos 7369
Papyri.info ddbdp/bgu;6;1475
Author BerlPap-Team; Daniel Werning; Ruth Duttenhöfer
Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
Data set citation Data set 2865 (= Ostr. Berlin P. 10718), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: BerlPap-Team; Daniel Werning; Ruth Duttenhöfer.