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Ostr. Elephantine, excavation DAIK O 0033

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Collection Elephantine, excavation Deutsches Archäologisches Institut Kairo
Inventory Number Ostr. Elephantine, excavation DAIK O 0033
Publication Number O.Eleph. DAIK 320 *corr CE 85, 366-367
Current Location Elephantine, excavation magazine DAI
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 archaeological excavation
Certainty: high
Finder (= First Purchaser) Excavation team Elephantine, German Archaeological Institute Cairo and Swiss Institute for Architectural and Archaeological Research on Ancient Egypt
Certainty: high
Location of Find / Purchase in Egypt Elephantine
District of Find / Purchase in Egypt Upper Egypt, 1st nome (Ombites) [Trismegistos]


Object Type ostracon
Dating between 600 and 799
Criteria for Dating palaeography
Range of Preservation complete

Text Basic Information

Localization of Text on Object concave (inside)
Inks and Pigments carbon ink monochrome black
Range of Preservation (Text) complete
Script, Primary Greek
Language, Primary Greek, Ancient
Comments on Handwriting documentary, byzantine cursive
  recto verso
Quantity of Lines 16
Quantity of Columns 1


Text Content

Modern Title Account of money
Ancient Scribe(s) of Text
Text Types
  • documentary
  • documentary | account
  • documentary | list
Summary of Content Account of money listing names and amounts in nomismata and keratia
Location of Composition Elephantine / Syene Upper Egypt, 1st nome Egypt (Certainty: high)
Comments on Text corr. new edition of A. Delattre CE 85, 366-367
Multilingualism Monolingual Script = Language
Gender Man
Religion Christianity
Comment on Religion christian names



Transcription Translation Pictures
1Φωκᾶ Ἰσακίου νομίσματα β
2Παχοῦμ Ἰσακίου (κεράτια) ϛ
3Ἀπάτηρ Ἰσακίου (κεράτια) β ̣ ̣ β
4Κωνσταντίνου Λε̣ο̣ντίου (κεράτιον) α
5Ψὸν Ἰωσηφίου (κεράτιον) α
6Θεοδώρο̣υ̣ Ἰωσηφίου (κεράτιον) α
7Ἀντωνίου Καμοῦλ (κεράτιον) α
8Παχοῦμ Ἀλλάμονος (κεράτιον) α
9Ἰωάννου Θεοδώρου (κεράτιον) α
10Ἀπακύρου Κουι (κεράτιον) α
11Μαθθαίου Ἁτρῆ (κεράτιον) α
12Θεοδώρου Παείωνος (κεράτιον) α
13Παείωνος Σενουθίου // α
14Ἀβρααμίου Ἐπιμάχου // α
15Μην Διδίμου // α
16Μερκουρίου Σενουθίου // α
1Phokas, son of Isakios 2 nomismata
2Pachoum, son of Isakios 6 keratia
3Apater, son of Isakios 2 keratia 2 ---?
4Konstantinos, son of Leontios 1 keration
5Pson, son of Iosephios 1 keration
6Theodoros, son of Iosephios 1 keration
7Antonios, son of Kamoul 1 keration
8Pachoum, son of Allamon 1 keration
9Ioannes, son of Theodoros 1 keration
10Apakyros, son of Koui 1 keration
11Mathhaiou, son of Hatre 1 keration
12Theodoros, son of Paeion 1 keration
13Paeion, son of Senouthios 0 1
14Abraam, son of Epimachos 0 1
15Menas, son of Didimos 0 1
16Merkourios, son of Senouthios 0 1
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People mentioned in Text

ID gender en normiert original Language Functions in Texts
30800 man Abraamios, son of Epimachos Ἀβρααμίου Ἐπιμάχου Hebrew, Ancient



RulerID Regnal Year MonthID Day Date of the Text Gregorian Date dating_comment
600 CE 799 CE palaeographical dating;



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DatasetID 308968
last Change 29.07.2022
Trismegistos 38595
Papyri.info ddbdp/p.eleph.wagner;1;320
Author Ruth Duttenhöfer
Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
Data set citation Data set 308968 (= Ostr. Elephantine, excavation DAIK O 0033), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: Ruth Duttenhöfer.