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Ostr. Berlin P. 332

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Collection Berlin, Ägyptisches Museum und Papyrussammlung, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, SPK (P)
Inventory Number Ostr. Berlin P. 332
Publication Number O.Wilck. 225
Current Location magazine
Publication Permission Status (unknown)
Publication Status published

Origin / Provenance

Ancient Provenance Site Elephantine (Ꜣbw; Yb; YbꜢ; YbꜤ; Ἐλεφαντίνη, יב , ⲉⲓⲏⲃ) [Trismegistos]
Certainty: high
Ancient Provenance District Upper Egypt, 1st nome (Ombites) [Trismegistos]
Type of Discovery (unknown)
Certainty: high
Finder (= First Purchaser) (unknown)
Certainty: high
District of Find / Purchase in Egypt Upper Egypt, 1st nome (Ombites) [Trismegistos]
Type of Acquisition for the Intitution donation
Date of Acquisition for the Intitution between 1879 and
Transferor (Seller, Previous Owner) Travers, Consul Gustav
Certainty: high
Buyer (Currently Housing Institution) Erman, Adolf
Certainty: high


Object Type ostracon
Dating of Object Antoninus Pius
Dating between 149 and 150
Criteria for Dating date in text
Range of Preservation incomplete
State of Preservation upper left corner broken off

Text Basic Information

Localization of Text on Object convex (outside)
Inks and Pigments carbon ink monochrome black
Range of Preservation (Text) incomplete
State of Preservation (Text) upper left corner broken off
Script, Primary Greek
Language, Primary Greek, Ancient
Comments on Handwriting documentary, cursive, hand of scribe of Domitios Phannianos
  recto verso
Quantity of Lines 7
Quantity of Columns 1


Text Content

Modern Title Receipt for contribution (merimos)
Ancient Scribe(s) of Text
Text Types
  • documentary | receipt | tax receipt
Summary of Content Receipt of Domitios Phannianos and Germanos, collectors of money taxes at Elephantine, for contributions of year 12 of Antoninus Pius, paid by Pekysis, son of Patchnautis? and Senpasetis?.
Location of Composition Elephantine Upper Egypt, 1st nome Egypt (Certainty: high)
Comments on Text corr. Name: Pekysis, son of Pa(t)chnaut(is) also attested in O.Deiss. 41. mother's name here Senpasetis?, but in O.Deiss. 41 not clear +small changes
Multilingualism Monolingual Script = Language
Gender Man Woman
Comment on Gender mother in filiation
Religion unknown



Transcription Translation Pictures
1Δομίτιος Φαννιανὸς
2καὶ Γερμ̣α̣ν̣ὸ̣ς πράκτορες ἀργυρικῶν Ἐλεφαντίνης.
3διέγραψεν Πεκῦσις Παχν̣α̣ύτ(ιος) 1ed. Παχα ̣ ̣
4μητρὸς Σενπασητις 2l. Σενπασήτιος ὑπ̣ὲ̣ρ 3ed. ὑπ(ὲρ) μερισ-
5μῶν ι̣β̣ 4ed. μερισ(μῶν) | ι (ἔτους)(ἔτους) Ἀ̣ντωνίνου Καίσαρος
6τοῦ κυρίου ῥυπαρὰς δραχμὰς τέσσαρες
7(γίνονται) (δραχμαὶ) δ Ἐπεὶφ κ̅α̅.

1 ed. Παχα ̣ ̣
2 l. Σενπασήτιος
3 ed. ὑπ(ὲρ)
4 ed. μερισ(μῶν) | ι (ἔτους)
1Domitius Fannianus
2and Germanus, collectors of money taxes at Elephantine.
3Thus has paid Pekysis, son of Patchnautis?
4and the mother Senpasetis?, for the contribu-
5tions of year 12 of Antoninus Caesar
6the lord, four drachmas brutto,
7= 4 dr., Epeiph 21.
Places (read out from edition)


People mentioned in Text

ID gender en normiert original Language Functions in Texts
12655 man Domitius Fannianus praktor Δομιτιος Φαννιανος Latin



RulerID Regnal Year MonthID Day Date of the Text Gregorian Date dating_comment
Antoninus Pius 12 Epeiph 21 149 July 15 CE date in text, corr. ;




DatasetID 307119
last Change 29.07.2022
Berlpap 00679
Trismegistos 76792
Papyri.info ddbdp/o.wilck;;225
Author Daniel Werning, Ruth Duttenhöfer
Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
Data set citation Data set 307119 (= Ostr. Berlin P. 332), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: Daniel Werning, Ruth Duttenhöfer.