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Ostr. Paris, Louvre OGL 0592

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Collection Paris, Musée National du Louvre
Inventory Number Ostr. Paris, Louvre OGL 0592
Publication Number O.Wilck. 222
Current Location Paris, Musée National du Louvre
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
Finder (= First Purchaser) Clermont-Ganneau, Charles
District of Find / Purchase in Egypt Upper Egypt, 1st nome (Ombites) [Trismegistos]


Object Type ostracon
Dating between 151 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 receipt unknown, but same as in OGL 1990. signature of Phannianos = Domitius Fannianus praktor?
  recto verso
Quantity of Lines 7
Quantity of Columns 1


Text Content

Modern Title Receipt for contributions (merismoi)
Ancient Archives none
Ancient Scribe(s) of Text
Text Types
  • documentary
  • documentary | receipt
  • documentary | receipt | tax receipt
Summary of Content Receipt of Iulius Cornelianus and Pelaias, collectors of money taxes at Elephantine, for contributions of year 14 of Antoninus, paid by Patchnautis?, son of Harpaesis and Senpatchnautis; with signature of Phannianos (= Domitius Fannianus?)
Location of Composition Elephantine Upper Egypt, 1st nome Egypt (Certainty: high)
Comments on Text corr. l. 1, 3, 6-7 Duttenhöfer
Multilingualism Monolingual Script = Language
Gender Man Woman
Comment on Gender mother in filiation
Religion unknown



Transcription Translation Pictures
1Ἰούλιος Κορνηλιανὸς καὶ Πελαίας 1ed. Ἰούλ(ιος) ̣ρη ̣ ̣ καὶ ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣
2πράκτορες ἀργυρικῆς Ἐλεφαντίνης. διέγρα-
3ψεν Πατχναυτις? Ἁρπαήσιος Σενπατχναύτιος? ῥυπαρὰς 2ed. ῥυπ(αρὰς) ἀρ(γυρίου)
4δραχμὰς τέσσαρας (δραχμὰς) δ̅ ὑπὲρ μερισμῶν
5ιδ (ἔτους) Ἀντωνίνου Καίσαρος
6τοῦ κυρίου Παχὼν κβ. Φαν̣ν̣ι̣α̣ν̣ὸς 3Φα ̣ ̣ ̣ς
7σεσημίωμι 4ed. σεσημαίωμαι. l. σεσημείωμαι (δραχμὰς) δ.

1 ed. Ἰούλ(ιος) ̣ρη ̣ ̣ καὶ ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣
2 ed. ῥυπ(αρὰς) ἀρ(γυρίου)
3 Φα ̣ ̣ ̣ς
4 ed. σεσημαίωμαι. l. σεσημείωμαι
1Iulius Cornelianus and Pelaias,
2collectors of money taxes at Elephantine. Thus has
3paid Patchnautis, son of Harpaesis and Senpatchautis, brutto,
4four drachmas, = 4 dr., for contributions
5of year 14 of Antoninus Caesar
6the lord, Pachon 22. Phannianos,
7I have signed (for) 4 dr.
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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 Pachons 22 151 May 17 CE date in text;



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    DatasetID 308971
    last Change 29.07.2022
    Trismegistos 76789
    Papyri.info ddbdp/o.wilck;;222
    Author Ruth Duttenhöfer
    Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
    (CC BY-NC-SA)
    Data set citation Data set 308971 (= Ostr. Paris, Louvre OGL 0592), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: Ruth Duttenhöfer.