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Ostr. Oxford Bodl. Gr. Inscr. 1009

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Inventory Number Ostr. Oxford Bodl. Gr. Inscr. 1009
Publication Number O.Bodl. II 459
Current Location Oxford Ashmolean Museum
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]
District of Find / Purchase in Egypt Upper Egypt, 1st nome (Ombites) [Trismegistos]


Object Type ostracon
Criteria for Dating date in text, year corrected: 7 Antoninus
Range of Preservation incomplete
State of Preservation broken at top

Text Basic Information

Localization of Text on Object convex (outside)
Inks and Pigments carbon ink monochrome black
Range of Preservation (Text) incomplete
State of Preservation (Text) broken at top, only the date at the end is preserved
Script, Primary Greek
Language, Primary Greek, Ancient
Comments on Handwriting documentary, hand of the scribe Sarapion
Comments on Text Layout empty space below receipt
  recto verso
Quantity of Lines 4
Quantity of Columns 1
Line Lenght (in mm) 80
Column Height (in mm) 25
Line Distance 80x x+25


Text Content

Modern Title Receipt for poll tax (laographia)
Ancient Scribe(s) of Text
Text Types
  • documentary | receipt | tax receipt
Summary of Content end of receipt for laographia, date.
Location of Composition Elephantine / Syene (Certainty: )
Comments on Text corr. date: year 7 Antoninus
Multilingualism Monolingual Script = Language
Religion unknown



Transcription Translation Pictures
x- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
x+1ι ̣ 1l. x+1 ommitted in ed.
x+2[το]ῦ̣ ζ2year 17 in ed. (ἔτους) Ἀντωνείνου
x+3 Καίσαρος τοῦ κυρίου ῥυπαρὰς δραχμὰς
x+4δέκα ἑπτὰ ὀβολόν, (γίνονται) (δραχμαὶ) ιζ (ὀβολός).
x+5Φαρμο̣ῦθι κδ̅.

1 l. x+1 ommitted in ed.
2 year 17 in ed.
x- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
x+2of year 7 of Antoninus
x+3Caesar the lord drachmas
x+4seventeen one obol, brutto, = 17 dr. 1 ob.
x+5Pharmouthi 24.
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Places (read out from edition)


People mentioned in Text

ID gender en normiert original Language Functions in Texts
5 (unknown) (Unknown) (Unknown) German



RulerID Regnal Year MonthID Day Date of the Text Gregorian Date dating_comment
Antoninus Pius 07 Pharmuthi 24 144 April 19 CE date in text. year corrected to 7( Antoninus).;



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DatasetID 309011
last Change 29.07.2022
Trismegistos 71160
Papyri.info ddbdp/o.bodl;2;459
Author Ruth Duttenhöfer
Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
Data set citation Data set 309011 (= Ostr. Oxford Bodl. Gr. Inscr. 1009), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: Ruth Duttenhöfer.