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Ostr. Berlin P. 25482

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Collection Berlin, Ägyptisches Museum und Papyrussammlung, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, SPK (P)
Inventory Number Ostr. Berlin P. 25482
Publication Number SB XXII 15808
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]
District of Find / Purchase in Egypt Upper Egypt, 1st nome (Ombites) [Trismegistos]


Object Type ostracon
Dating between 116 and
Criteria for Dating date in text
Range of Preservation incomplete
State of Preservation broken at right and left

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) broken at right and left
Script, Primary Greek
Language, Primary Greek, Ancient
Comments on Handwriting documentary, hand of Sarapion?
  recto verso
Quantity of Lines 8
Quantity of Columns 1


Text Content

Modern Title Receipt for trade tax (cheironaxion)
Ancient Scribe(s) of Text
Text Types
  • documentary | receipt | tax receipt
Summary of Content receipt of praktor Didymion for trade tax of year 19 of Trajan, paid by Pachompretis, son of Sarapion and Senpatchnautis, signed by the scribe Sarapion.
Location of Composition Elephantine Upper Egypt, 1st nome Egypt (Certainty: high)
Comments on Text corr. l. 1 arg() [; (scribe Sarapion!), l.3 -patchnautis ch[eironaxiou; l. 4: Aritou, l. Aristou, l. 8: di(a) Sarapionos
Multilingualism Monolingual Script = Language
Gender Man Woman
Comment on Gender mother in filiation
Religion unknown



Transcription Translation Pictures
1Διδυμίων πρ̣ά̣κτωρ ἀργυρικῶν. διέγραψεν 1ed. διέ[γραψεν]
2Παχομπρῆτ̣ι̣ς̣ Σαραπίωνος μη(τρὸς)
3Σενπατχναῦτις χ̣ειρωναξίου ιθ (ἔτους) 2ed. [Σ]ενπατχναῦτος [
4Τραιανοῦ Ἀρίτ̣ου 3l. Ἀρίστου Καίσαρος τοῦ
5κυρίου δραχμὰς εἴκοσι (διώβολον),
6(γίνονται) (δραχμαὶ) κ (διώβολον). (ἔτους) ιθ Τρα̣ιανοῦ
7τοῦ κυρίου Με -?- .
8δ̣ι Σ̣α̣ρ̣α̣π̣ί̣ω̣ν̣ο̣ς̣ 4ed. Traces

1 ed. διέ[γραψεν]
2 ed. [Σ]ενπατχναῦτος [
3 l. Ἀρίστου
4 ed. Traces
1Didymion, collector of money taxes. Thus has paid
2Pachompretis, son of Sarapion and the mother
3Senpatchnautis, for trade tax of year 19
4of Traianus Optimus Caesar the
5lord, twenty drachmas two obols,
6= 20 dr. 2 ob. Year 19 of Trajan
7the lord, Me---
Places (read out from edition)


People mentioned in Text

ID gender en normiert original Language Functions in Texts
4451 man Didymion praktor Διδυμίων Greek, Ancient



RulerID Regnal Year MonthID Day Date of the Text Gregorian Date dating_comment
Trajan 19 Mesore 116 July 25 CE 116 August 23 CE date in text, month incertain: Mesore (or Mechir: 27 Jan. - 25. Febr.),;




DatasetID 307136
last Change 29.07.2022
Berlpap 05274
Trismegistos 79210
Papyri.info ddbdp/sb;22;15808
Author Daniel Werning, Ruth Duttenhöfer
Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
Data set citation Data set 307136 (= Ostr. Berlin P. 25482), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: Daniel Werning, Ruth Duttenhöfer.