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Ostr. unknown location unknown

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Inventory Number Ostr. unknown location unknown
Publication Number SB 18 13278
Current Location (unknown)
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
Dating between 1 and 200
Criteria for Dating palaeography
Range of Preservation (undecidable)

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) Unknown
Script, Primary Greek
Language, Primary Greek, Ancient
Comments on Handwriting documentary, hand unknown
  recto verso
Quantity of Lines 2
Quantity of Columns 1


Text Content

Modern Title Fragment of incertain content
Ancient Scribe(s) of Text
Text Types
  • documentary
Summary of Content Fragment of incertain content
Location of Composition Elephantine / Syene Upper Egypt, 1st nome Egypt (Certainty: high)
Multilingualism Monolingual
Religion unknown



Transcription Translation Pictures
1ἀπὸ μηνὸς
2Ἁθὺρ (δραχμὰς) δ̣, (γίνονται) (δραχμαὶ) δ.
1from the month
2Hathyr 4 dr., = 4 dr.
Places (read out from edition)


People mentioned in Text

ID gender en normiert original Language Functions in Texts
8060 not applicable (No persons mentioned in the [preserved] text) (No persons mentỈoned Ỉn the [preserved] text) (none)



RulerID Regnal Year MonthID Day Date of the Text Gregorian Date dating_comment
1 CE 200 CE palaeographical dating;




DatasetID 309136
last Change 29.07.2022
Trismegistos 25398
Papyri.info ddbdp/sb;18;13278
Author Ruth Duttenhöfer
Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
Data set citation Data set 309136 (= Ostr. unknown location unknown), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: Ruth Duttenhöfer.