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Ostr. Heidelberg, Institut für Papyrologie Inv. 521

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Inventory Number Ostr. Heidelberg, Institut für Papyrologie Inv. 521
Publication Number O.Heid. 220
Current Location Heidelberg, Institute for Papyrology
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 excavation or purchase
Certainty: high
Finder (= First Purchaser) Deutsches Papyruskartell
Certainty: high
District of Find / Purchase in Egypt Upper Egypt, 1st nome (Ombites) [Trismegistos]


Object Type ostracon
Dating of Object 5 May 146
Dating between 146 and 146
Criteria for Dating date in text
Range of Preservation complete
Mounting (non [ostracon])

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 scribe 3 of praktor Papremithes?
  recto verso
Quantity of Lines 7
Quantity of Columns 1


Text Content

Modern Title Receipt for contribution (merismos)
Ancient Scribe(s) of Text
Text Types
  • documentary | receipt | tax receipt
Summary of Content Receipt of praktores Papremithes and Bienchis for merismos of year 9 of Antoninus, paid by
Location of Composition Elephantine Upper Egypt, 1st nome Egypt (Certainty: high)
Comments on Text ok
Multilingualism Script = Language Monolingual
Gender Man Woman
Comment on Gender mother in filiation
Religion unknown



Transcription Translation Pictures
1Παπρεμείθης πράκτωρ ἀργυρικῶν Ἐλεφαντίνης
2σὺν Βιήνχι 1 l. Βιήνχει. διέγραψε Παναπῶτις
3Πελαίου μητρὸς Θινπελαίας με-
4ρισμοῦ θ (ἔτους) Ἀντωνίνου τοῦ κυρίου
5δραχμὰς πέντε (ἡμιοβέλιον) χα̣λκοὺς γ. (ἔτους) θ
6Ἀντωνίνου του̂ κυρίου Παχὼν

1 l. Βιήνχει
1Papremithes, collector of money taxes of Elephantine,
2with Bienchis. Thus has paid Panapotis,
3Pelaias and the mother Thinpelaia, for
4merismos of year 9 of Antoninus the lord
5five drachmas, half obol, 3 chalkoi. Year 9
6of Antoninus the lord, Pachon
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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
    12880 man Bienchis praktor Bienchis Greek, Ancient



    RulerID Regnal Year MonthID Day Date of the Text Gregorian Date dating_comment
    Antoninus Pius 09 Pachons 10 146 May 5 CE date in text;



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    DatasetID 309145
    last Change 29.07.2022
    Trismegistos 80119
    Papyri.info ddbdp/o.heid;;220
    Author Ruth Duttenhöfer
    Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
    (CC BY-NC-SA)
    Data set citation Data set 309145 (= Ostr. Heidelberg, Institut für Papyrologie Inv. 521), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: Ruth Duttenhöfer.