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Ostr. Wimborne Minster, Private collection Bankes 177

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Collection Wimborne Minster, Kingston Lacy estate, private collection John Bankes
Inventory Number Ostr. Wimborne Minster, Private collection Bankes 177
Publication Number O.Bankes 67
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 100 and 199
Criteria for Dating palaeography
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 unknown
  recto verso
Quantity of Lines 4
Quantity of Columns 1


Text Content

Modern Title Account of money
Ancient Scribe(s) of Text
Text Types
  • documentary | account
Summary of Content Account of money for Sabinios.
Location of Composition Elephantine / Syene Upper Egypt, 1st nome Egypt (Certainty: high)
Comments on Text ok
Multilingualism Monolingual Script = Language
Gender Man
Religion unknown



Transcription Translation Pictures
1Σαβείνις̣ 1l. Σαβείνιος, or Σαβείνιο(ς), μηνὸς Θώθ· (δραχμαὶ) ιη χαλκοῦς,
2(ὧν) ἀνη̣λ̣ώ̣θησαν γ̣? ̣ ̣τ̣? (δραχμαὶ) ιδ χ(αλκοῦς)
3λ̣ο̣ιπὸν(?) ἐν αὐτῷ (δραχμαὶ) δ, καὶ ὑπὲρ
4Σύρου γεωργοῦ (δραχμαὶ) β (διώβολον), (γίνονται) (δραχμαὶ) ϛ (διώβολον)

1 l. Σαβείνιος, or Σαβείνιο(ς)
1Sabinus, for the month Thoth. 18 dr. 1 ch.
2of which have been spent ? --- 14 dr. 1 ch.
3remaining for him 4 dr., and for
4the farmer Syros 2 dr. 2 ob., = 6 dr. 2 ob.
Reserved Copyright
Places (read out from edition)


People mentioned in Text

ID gender en normiert original Language Functions in Texts
27480 man Sabinios (bankes 67) Σαβείνις̣ Latin



RulerID Regnal Year MonthID Day Date of the Text Gregorian Date dating_comment
100 CE 199 CE palaeographical dating;



Reserved Copyright




DatasetID 308586
last Change 29.07.2022
Trismegistos 699540
Papyri.info ddbdp/o.bankes;;67
Author Ruth Duttenhöfer
Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
Data set citation Data set 308586 (= Ostr. Wimborne Minster, Private collection Bankes 177), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: Ruth Duttenhöfer.