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Ostr. Brighton, Museum 281476

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Collection Brighton, Museum
Inventory Number Ostr. Brighton, Museum 281476
Publication Number O.Bodl. III, 1
Publication Permission Status permission for publication assigned
Publication Status unpublished

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]
District of Find / Purchase in Egypt Upper Egypt, 1st nome (Ombites) [Trismegistos]


Object Type ostracon
Dating of Object 30.04.130
Dating between 130 and
Criteria for Dating date in text
Range of Preservation complete

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, receipt: hand of Phanophis boethos; subscript: Antiochos Cassianus, epiteretes
  recto verso
Quantity of Lines 9
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 Antiochos Kassianos and his associate supervisors of the Sacred gate of Soene through the assistant Phanophis for trade tax, paid by Petorzmethis, son of Peteuris and the mother Tisatis; with signature of Antiochos Cassianus
Location of Composition Elephantine Upper Egypt, 1st nome Egypt (Certainty: high)
Comments on Text ok
Multilingualism Monolingual Script = Language
Gender Man Woman
Comment on Gender mother in filiation
Religion unknown



Transcription Translation Pictures
1Ἀντίοχος Κασσιανὸς καὶ οἱ σὺν αὐτῶι
2ἐπιτηρηταὶ ἱερᾶς πύλης Σοήνης
3δι Φανῶφις βοηθο. διέγραψε Πετορζμῆθις
4Πετεύρεως μητρὸς Τισᾶτις ὑπὲρ χειρωναξίου τοῦ
5ιδ (ἔτους) Ἁδριανοῦ τοῦ κυρίου δραχμὰς δώδεκα
6(γίνονται) (δραχμαὶ) ιβ. (ἔτους) ιδ Ἁδριανοῦ τοῦ κυρίου
7Παχὼν ε. Ἀντίοχος Κασιαν
8Κασιανὸς ἐσημιωσάμην
9δραχμὰς δέκα δύο (γίνονται) (δραχμαὶ) ιβ.
1Antiochos Cassianus and his associate
2supervisors of the Sacred Gate of Syene,
3through Phanophis, assistant. Thus has paid Petorzmethis,
4son of Peteuris and the mother Tisatis, for trade tax of
5year 14 of Hadrian the lord, twelve drachmas,
6= 12 dr. Year 14 of Hadrian the lord,
7Pachon 5. (hand 2) Antiochos
8Cassianus, I have signed
9(for) twelve drachmas, = 12 dr.
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Places (read out from edition)
  • Σοήνης (places.xml#8)

    People mentioned in Text

    ID gender en normiert original Language Functions in Texts
    12450 man Antiochos Kassianos epiteretes Antiochos Kasianos epiteretes Greek, Ancient



    RulerID Regnal Year MonthID Day Date of the Text Gregorian Date dating_comment
    Hadrian 14 Pachons 05 130 April 30 CE date in text;



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    DatasetID 307711
    last Change 29.07.2022
    Trismegistos 73150
    Papyri.info ddbdp/o.bodl;3;1pgxviii
    Author Ruth Duttenhöfer
    Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
    (CC BY-NC-SA)
    Data set citation Data set 307711 (= Ostr. Brighton, Museum 281476), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: Ruth Duttenhöfer.