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Ostr. Wimborne Minster, Private collection Bankes 106

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Collection Wimborne Minster, Kingston Lacy estate, private collection John Bankes
Inventory Number Ostr. Wimborne Minster, Private collection Bankes 106
Publication Number O.Bankes 20
Current Location Wimborne Minster, Kingston Lacy
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 find (unspecified)
Finder (= First Purchaser) Bankes, William John
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 old stock
Date of Acquisition for the Intitution between 1815 and 1818
Transferor (Seller, Previous Owner) (not relevant)


Object Type ostracon
Dating between 150 and
Criteria for Dating date in text
Range of Preservation complete
State of Preservation with black leaf design on red ground
Comments on Object with black leaf design on red ground

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, hand of scribe of Domitios Phannianos
  recto verso
Quantity of Lines 5
Quantity of Columns 1


Text Content

Modern Title Receipt for contribution (merismos)
Ancient Scribe(s) of Text
Text Types
  • documentary | receipt | tax receipt
Summary of Content Receipt of Domitios Fannianus and Germanus collectors of money taxes for merismos of year 14 of Hadrian, paid by Patsibtis, son of Petorzmethis and Senpelaia
Location of Composition Elephantine Upper Egypt, 1st nome Egypt (Certainty: high)
Comments on Text ok (corr. of date and amount: Duttenhöfer in Pap. Nav.)
Multilingualism Monolingual Script = Language
Gender Man Woman
Comment on Gender mother in filiation
Religion unknown



Transcription Translation Pictures
1Δομ̣ίτιος Φαννιανὸς καὶ Γερμ̣α̣νὸς
2πράκτορες ἀργυρικῶν Ἐλεφαντίνης· διέγραψεν Πατσίβτις̣
3Πετορζμήθου μητρὸς Σενπελαίας ῥυπαρὰς (δραχμὰς)
4δ 1ed. δ (ὀβολὸν) ὑπὲρ μερισμοῦ ιδ ἔτους Ἀντωνίνου
5Καίσαρος τοῦ κυρίου, Θὼθ ι̣θ̣ 2ed. κη̣.

1 ed. δ (ὀβολὸν)
2 ed. κη̣
1Domitius Fannianus and Germanus,
2collectors of money taxes at Elephantine. Thus has paid Patsibtis,
3son of Petorzmethis and the mother Senpelaia, brutto, drachmas
44, for the contribution of year 14 of Antoninus
5Caesar the lord, Thoth 19.
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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
    12655 man Domitius Fannianus praktor Δομιτιος Φαννιανος Latin



    RulerID Regnal Year MonthID Day Date of the Text Gregorian Date dating_comment
    Antoninus Pius 14 Thoth 19 150 September 16 CE date in text;



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    DatasetID 308545
    last Change 29.07.2022
    Trismegistos 699493
    Papyri.info ddbdp/o.bankes;;20
    Author Ruth Duttenhöfer
    Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
    (CC BY-NC-SA)
    Data set citation Data set 308545 (= Ostr. Wimborne Minster, Private collection Bankes 106), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: Ruth Duttenhöfer.