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Ostr. Wimborne Minster, Private collection Bankes 153

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Collection Wimborne Minster, Kingston Lacy estate, private collection John Bankes
Inventory Number Ostr. Wimborne Minster, Private collection Bankes 153
Publication Number O.Bankes 36
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 158 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, hand of Kainapios?
  recto verso
Quantity of Lines 7
Quantity of Columns 1


Text Content

Modern Title Receipt for the price of public dates (time demosiou phoinikos)
Ancient Scribe(s) of Text
Text Types
  • documentary | receipt | tax receipt
Summary of Content Receipt of Antiochos Harmodianos, tax collector of Syene, through the scribe Kainapios(?), for the price of public dates (time demosiou phoinikos), paid by Tapia? on the name of Tisatis in year 21 of Antoninus Pius.
Location of Composition Elephantine Upper Egypt, 1st nome Egypt (Certainty: high)
Comments on Text corr. l. 1 name of praktor is Antiochos Harmodianos, cf. O.Wilck. 235* = OGL 614 l. 3 Kainapiou?
Multilingualism Monolingual Script = Language
Gender Woman
Comment on Gender woman as taxpayer for woman as landholder
Religion unknown



Transcription Translation Pictures
1Ἀντίωχος 1 l. Ἀντίοχος Ἁρμοδιανὸς 2ed. <Σ>ο̣υβαδιανὸς (or Συβ̣ω̣διανός), ZPE 202 Ἡ̣ρωδιανὸς
2πράκτωρ ἀργυρικῶν Σοήνης διὰ
3Καιναπίου 3ed. Καιλ(ίου)(*) Ἄπρου γ̣ρ̣αμματέως· διέγραψεν Ταπία ου 4or Τ̣απλ̣ε̣ου (or Τ̣απλ̣α̣ου)
4ὀνόματος Τισᾶτις 5 l. Τισάτιος τιμὴν δημοσίου
5φύνικος 6 l. φοίνικος γενήματος κ (ἔτους) δραχμὰς δώδεκα
6(τριώβολον), (γίνονται) (δραχμαὶ) ιβ (τριώβολον). ἔτους κα Ἀντ̣ω̣νίου 7l. Ἀντωνίνου
7Καίσαρος τοῦ κυρίου, Φαῶφι κα.

1 l. Ἀντίοχος
2 ed. <Σ>ο̣υβαδιανὸς (or Συβ̣ω̣διανός), ZPE 202 Ἡ̣ρωδιανὸς
3 ed. Καιλ(ίου)(*) Ἄπρου
4 or Τ̣απλ̣ε̣ου (or Τ̣απλ̣α̣ου)
5 l. Τισάτιος
6 l. φοίνικος
7 l. Ἀντωνίνου
1Antiochos Harmodianos,
2collector of money taxes of Syene, through
3Kainapios(?), scribe. Thus has paid Tapia(?)---
4on the name of Tisatis for the price of public
5dates of the harvest of year 20 twelve drachmas
63 ob., = 12 dr. 3 ob. Year 21 of Antoninus
7Caesar the lord, Phaophi 21.
Reserved Copyright
Places (read out from edition)
  • Σοήνης (places.xml#8)

    People mentioned in Text

    ID gender en normiert original Language Functions in Texts
    27100 man Antiochos Harmodianos, praktor Greek, Ancient



    RulerID Regnal Year MonthID Day Date of the Text Gregorian Date dating_comment
    Antoninus Pius 21 Phaophi 21 158 June 15 CE date in text;



    Reserved Copyright




    DatasetID 308572
    last Change 29.07.2022
    Trismegistos 699509
    Papyri.info ddbdp/o.bankes;;36
    Author Ruth Duttenhöfer
    Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
    (CC BY-NC-SA)
    Data set citation Data set 308572 (= Ostr. Wimborne Minster, Private collection Bankes 153), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: Ruth Duttenhöfer.