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Ostr. Paris, Louvre OGL 1564

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Collection Paris, Musée National du Louvre
Inventory Number Ostr. Paris, Louvre OGL 1564
Publication Number O.Wilck. 292
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 201 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, same hand as in OGL 1102
  recto verso
Quantity of Lines 5
Quantity of Columns 1


Text Content

Modern Title Receipt for rent (enoikion oikopedon)
Ancient Archives none
Ancient Scribe(s) of Text
Text Types
  • documentary
  • documentary | receipt
  • documentary | receipt | tax receipt
Summary of Content Receipt of the tax collector Sansnos, son of Papremithes, for rent of state-owned houses, paid by Hatpes, son of Kalasiris, for Harpaesis, son of Kalasiris, for the accounting of year 10.
Location of Composition Elephantine Upper Egypt, 1st nome Egypt (Certainty: high)
Comments on Text corr. (kleinere: Punke statt Klammer etc) + l. 3: enoik. oikop. lem. + name Harpaesios l. 4: Kalaseirios date
Multilingualism Monolingual Script = Language
Gender Man



Transcription Translation Pictures
1Σανσνὼς Παπ̣ρ̣ε̣μείθου καὶ οἱ λοιποὶ πράκτορες
2ἀργυρικῶν Ἐλεφαντίνης. διέγραψεν Ἁτπὴς Καλασείριος
3ὑπὲρ ἐνο̣ικίου οἰκοπέδων λ̣ή̣μματος 1ed. ὑπ(ὲρ) ἐν[ο]ικ(ίου) οἰκ(ιῶν) γ θ (ἔτους) ὀνόματος Ἁρπαήσι̣ος 2ed. Αρι ̣ ̣η ̣·
4Καλα̣σ̣είριος̣ 3ed. Σα Traces ίσιο(ς) (δραχμὰς) δ (ὀβολὸν) (ἡμιωβέλιον).
5(ἔτους) ι// Ἁθὺρ κ̣̅ε̅.

1 ed. ὑπ(ὲρ) ἐν[ο]ικ(ίου) οἰκ(ιῶν) γ
2 ed. Αρι ̣ ̣η ̣·
3 ed. Σα Traces ίσιο(ς)
1Sansnos, son of Papremithes, and the other collectors
2of money taxes at Elephantine. Thus has paid Hatpes, son of Kalasiris,
3for rent of (state-owned) buildings for the accounting of year 9, in the name of Harpaesis,
4son of Kalasiris, 4 dr. 1 1/2 ob.
5Year 10, Hathyr 25.
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Places (read out from edition)
  • Ἐλφαντίνης (places.xml#3)

    People mentioned in Text

    ID gender en normiert original Language Functions in Texts
    28970 man Harpaesis, son of Kalasiris Ἁρπαήσι̣ος Καλα̣σ̣είριος̣ pre-Coptic Egyptian / Greek



    RulerID Regnal Year MonthID Day Date of the Text Gregorian Date dating_comment
    Septimius Severus + Caracalla + Geta 10 Hathyr 25 201 November 21 CE date in text, corrected.;



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    DatasetID 308972
    last Change 29.07.2022
    Trismegistos 76856
    Papyri.info ddbdp/o.wilck;;292
    Author Ruth Duttenhöfer
    Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
    (CC BY-NC-SA)
    Data set citation Data set 308972 (= Ostr. Paris, Louvre OGL 1564), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: Ruth Duttenhöfer.