Home Project Search Objects Places Persons & Deities  

Search in Objects

(submit with enter)


Ostr. Paris, Louvre OGL 0601

TEI-XML-File: https://p612399.webspaceconfig.de/xml/elephantine_erc_db_309140.tei.xml



Collection Paris, Musée National du Louvre
Inventory Number Ostr. Paris, Louvre OGL 0601
Publication Number O.Wilck. 179
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 141 and
Criteria for Dating date in text
Range of Preservation complete
State of Preservation small piece of surface broken off at left margin

Text Basic Information

Localization of Text on Object convex (outside)
Inks and Pigments carbon ink monochrome black
Range of Preservation (Text) complete
State of Preservation (Text) small part of surface at lower left corner broken off
Script, Primary Greek
Language, Primary Greek, Ancient
Comments on Handwriting documentary, hand 3 or 4???, signature of Annius Ammonianus
  recto verso
Quantity of Lines 9
Quantity of Columns 1


Text Content

Modern Title Receipt for contributions and for a statue and a bust of the emperor (merismoi andriantos kai protomes)
Ancient Archives none
Ancient Scribe(s) of Text
Text Types
  • documentary
  • documentary | receipt
  • documentary | receipt | tax receipt
Summary of Content receipt of Annius Ammonianus and Sarapammon, son of Pachnoubis, for merismoi of year 4 and for andriantos and protomes of the emperor, paid by Peteharoeris, son of Pesouris and Senpatchnautis; with signature of Annius Ammonianus
Location of Composition Elephantine Upper Egypt, 1st nome Egypt (Certainty: high)
Multilingualism Monolingual Script = Language
Gender Man Woman
Comment on Gender mother in filiation
Religion unknown



Transcription Translation Pictures
1Ἄννιος Ἀμμωνιανὸς κ̣α̣ὶ Σαραπάμμων Παχνούβιος
2πράκτορες ἀργυρικῶν Ἐλεφαντίνης. διέγραψεν Πετεαρο-
3ῆρις Πεσούρεως μητρὸς Σενπατ-
4χναῦτος ὑπὲρ μερισμῶν δ (ἔτους) (διώβολον) (ἡμιωβέλιον), καὶ ὑπὲρ
5ἀνδριάντος καὶ προτομῆς (δραχμὰς) δ.
6(ἔτους) δ Ἀντωνείνου Καίσαρος
7τοῦ κυρίου Παῦνι ι̅γ̅.
8 Ἄννιος Ἀμμωνιανὸς σε-
9σημείομαι (δραχμὰς) δ (διώβολον) (ἡμιωβέλιον).
1Annius Ammonianus and Sarapammon, son of Pachnoubis,
2collectors of money taxes at Elephantine. Thus has paid Peteharo-
3eris, son of Pesouris and the mother Senpat-
4chnautis, for contributions of year 4, 2 1/2 ob., and for
5a statue and bust (of the emperor) 4 dr.
6Year 4 of Antoninus Caesar
7the lord, Payni 13.
8(hand 2) Annius Ammonianus I
9have signed for 4 dr. 2 1/2 ob.
Reserved Copyright
Reserved Copyright
Places (read out from edition)
  • Ἐλεφαντίνης (places.xml#3)

    People mentioned in Text

    ID gender en normiert original Language Functions in Texts
    4248 man Annius Ammonianos Ἀμμωνιανός Greek, Ancient



    RulerID Regnal Year MonthID Day Date of the Text Gregorian Date dating_comment
    Antoninus Pius 04 Payni 13 141 June 7 CE date in text;



    Reserved Copyright
    Reserved Copyright




    DatasetID 309140
    last Change 29.07.2022
    Trismegistos 76749
    Papyri.info ddbdp/o.wilck;;179
    Author Ruth Duttenhöfer
    Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
    (CC BY-NC-SA)
    Data set citation Data set 309140 (= Ostr. Paris, Louvre OGL 0601), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: Ruth Duttenhöfer.