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Leiden, RMO AT 85f

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Inventory Number Leiden, RMO AT 85f
Publication Number O.Leiden 180
Current Location Leiden, Rijksmuseum van Oudheden
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]
Finder (= First Purchaser) Anastasi, Giovanni
District of Find / Purchase in Egypt Upper Egypt, 1st nome (Ombites) [Trismegistos]
Type of Acquisition for the Intitution purchase
Date of Acquisition for the Intitution between 1829 and
Transferor (Seller, Previous Owner) Anastasi, Giovanni
Certainty: high


Object Type ostracon
Criteria for Dating identification of collector, s. "dates"
Range of Preservation incomplete
State of Preservation broken at left and bottom
Comments on Object Vindplaats: Elephantine, Egypte, Afrika Afmetingen: 8,1 x 7,4 cm

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 left and bottom
Script, Primary Greek
Language, Primary Greek, Ancient
Comments on Handwriting documentary, hand of O.Bankes 27+75, cf. photo in ZPE 202, 2017, p. 240.
Comments on Text Layout empty space above receipt
  recto verso
Quantity of Lines 6
Quantity of Columns 1
Line Lenght (in mm) 76
Column Height (in mm) 40
Line Distance x+76 x 40+y


Text Content

Modern Title Receipt for contributions for two statues for Antinoos and for river police boats and guard posts (merismoi andrianton 2 and potamophylakidon and stationos)
Ancient Scribe(s) of Text
Text Types
  • documentary
  • documentary | receipt | tax receipt
Summary of Content receipt of Petorzmethis, praktor of Elephantine, for merismoi of two statues for Antinoos and for river police boats and stationos.
Location of Composition Elephantine Upper Egypt, 1st nome Egypt (Certainty: high)
Comments on Text corr. l. 3, 4, 5, 6, for date cf. ZPE 202, 239-240
Multilingualism Monolingual Script = Language
Gender Man Woman
Comment on Gender mother in filiation
Religion unknown



Transcription Translation Pictures
1Π̣ετορζμῆθις πράκτωρ Ἐλεφαντίνης.
2διέ̣γ̣ρ̣αψεν Σωκράτης Ὥρου
3μητ(ρὸς) Σεναρπ̣αῆσ̣ι̣ς ὑπὲρ με- 1ed. [μη(τρὸς) Σ]εν ̣( ) (δραχμὰς) δέ[κ]α ὑπ(ὲρ) λαογ(ραφίας)
4ρισμ(οῦ) ἀνδριάντων β̣̅ ιζ̣ (ἔτους) κ̣αὶ ὑπὲρ με- 2ed. [ ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣] ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ καὶ ὑπ(ὲρ) ̣ ̣ ̣
5ρισμ(οῦ) ποταμοφ(υλακίδων) καὶ στατ̣ίωνος ι̣ζ̣ (ἔ̣τ̣ο̣υ̣ς̣) ῥυπαρὰς (δ̣ρ̣α̣χ̣μ̣ὰ̣ς̣) 3ed. [- ca.10 -] ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣
6(amount). (ἔτους) ιζ? Ἁδριανοῦ 4ed. (ἔτους) - ca.12 - τ̣οῦ κυρίου
7(month, day). vac.

1 ed. [μη(τρὸς) Σ]εν ̣( ) (δραχμὰς) δέ[κ]α ὑπ(ὲρ) λαογ(ραφίας)
2 ed. [ ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣] ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ καὶ ὑπ(ὲρ) ̣ ̣ ̣
3 ed. [- ca.10 -] ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣
4 ed. (ἔτους) - ca.12 -
1Petorzmethis, tax collector at Elephantine.
2Thus has paid Sokrates, son of Horos
3and his mother Senarpaesis, for
4contribution of 2 statues of year 17 and for
5contribution of river police boats and guard posts of year 17
6---. Year 18? of Hadrian the lord
7(month, day).
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Places (read out from edition)
  • Ἐλεφαντίνης (places.xml#3)

    People mentioned in Text

    ID gender en normiert original Language Functions in Texts
    13780 man Petorzmethis (alias Pachompsachis) praktor Πετορζμῆθις Greek, Ancient



    RulerID Regnal Year MonthID Day Date of the Text Gregorian Date dating_comment
    Hadrian 17 132 CE 133 CE dating on basis of paleographic and prosopographic parallels, vgl. O.Bankes 27+75, ZPE 202, 2017, p. 239-240 . date 17 incertain, perhaps year 18.;



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    DatasetID 307759
    last Change 29.07.2022
    Trismegistos 29968
    Papyri.info ddbdp/o.leid;;180
    Author Ruth Duttenhöfer
    Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
    (CC BY-NC-SA)
    Data set citation Data set 307759 (= Leiden, RMO AT 85f), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: Ruth Duttenhöfer.