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Ostr. Paris, Louvre OGL 1182

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Collection Paris, Musée National du Louvre
Inventory Number Ostr. Paris, Louvre OGL 1182
Publication Number P.Bagnall 18
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 archaeological excavation
Certainty: high
Finder (= First Purchaser) Clermont-Ganneau, Charles
Certainty: high
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 excavation finds
Date of Acquisition for the Intitution between 0 and 0


Object Type ostracon
Range of Preservation complete
State of Preservation Complete.
Mounting (non [ostracon])

Text Basic Information

Localization of Text on Object convex (outside)
Inks and Pigments carbon ink monochrome black
Range of Preservation (Text) Complete
State of Preservation (Text) Complete.
Script, Primary Greek
Script, additional A Middle Demotic
Language, Primary Greek, Ancient
Language, additional A Ptolemaic Demotic
Comments on Text Layout Narrow line pitch. The text is placed on to the upper two-thirds of the surface of the potsherd, without margins on the sides and on top. The lower third of the potsherd remains uninscribed.
  recto verso
Quantity of Lines 5 0
Quantity of Columns 1 0
Line Lenght (in mm) 0
Column Height (in mm) 0
Height of Line / Letter
Line Distance 0


Text Content

Modern Title receipt for salt tax
Ancient Archives none
Ancient Scribe(s) of Text
Text Types
  • documentary | receipt | tax receipt
Summary of Content Tameeok is confirmed by tax famer Doros of having paid the rate for the salt tax for the 25th regnal year, in an amount of 1,5 obols. Demotic countersignature by Pasbet, with date.
Relationship of Texts (bilingual) Demotic subscription by Schesbet, with date.
Location of Composition Elephantine Upper Egypt, 1st nome Egypt (Certainty: high)
Multilingualism Bilingual Script = Language
Ethnicity / Multiculturalism Egyptian
Gender Man Woman
Comment on Gender - Identifier of woman: none - Activity of woman: tax payer
Comment on Religion Egyptian names in Greek script



Transcription Translation Pictures
1(ἔτους) κε Παχὼνς κα̣. τ̣έ-
2-τ̣ακται Ταμεηοκ
3ἁλικῆς διὰ Δώρου̣
4(ὀβολόν) (ἡμιωβέλιον)
5 sẖ Pasbṱ n ḥsb.t 25 ı͗bd 1 šmw sw 21
125th regnal year, 21st of Pachons.
2Thus has paid Tameeok
3for the salt tax through Doros
41½ obols.
5Countersigned by Pasbet, in the 25th regnal year, 21st of Pachons.
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Places (read out from edition)


People mentioned in Text

ID gender en normiert original Language Functions in Texts
4290 man Doros (logeutes) Δῶρος (partly gen. Δώρου) Greek, Ancient



RulerID Regnal Year MonthID Day Date of the Text Gregorian Date dating_comment
Ptolemaios III Euergetes 25 Pachons 21 -222 July 1 BCE Dating by content. Dating by prosopography. Internal dating, without name of the ruler;



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DatasetID 307642
last Change 29.07.2022
Trismegistos 219296
Papyri.info ddbdp/p.bagnall;;18
Author Ruth Duttenhöfer (Greek); Jan Moje (Demotic; metadata)
Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
Data set citation Data set 307642 (= Ostr. Paris, Louvre OGL 1182), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: Ruth Duttenhöfer (Greek); Jan Moje (Demotic; metadata).