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Ostr. Paris, Louvre OGL 0150

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Collection Paris, Musée National du Louvre
Inventory Number Ostr. Paris, Louvre OGL 0150
Publication Number P.Bagnall 23
Current Location Paris, Musée National du Louvre

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
Certainty: high
Finder (= First Purchaser) Clermont-Ganneau, Charles
Certainty: high
Location of Find / Purchase in Egypt Elephantine
District of Find / Purchase in Egypt Upper Egypt, 1st nome (Ombites) [Trismegistos]
Type of Acquisition for the Intitution excavation finds


Object Type ostracon
Dating between -217 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, ptolemaic cursive, hand of Doros
  recto verso
Quantity of Lines 3
Quantity of Columns 1


Text Content

Modern Title receipt for salt tax
Ancient Archives none
Ancient Scribe(s) of Text
Text Types
  • documentary | receipt | tax receipt
Summary of Content Receipt of Doros for salt tax of year 6 of Ptolemy IV, paid by Imouthes, son pf Haynchis.
Location of Composition Elephantine Upper Egypt, 1st nome Egypt (Certainty: high)
Multilingualism Monolingual Script = Language
Gender Man
Religion unknown



Transcription Translation Pictures
1(ἔτους) ς Παχὼνς ι̅θ̅. τέτακται
2Ἰμουτ Ἁύγχιος διὰ
3Δώρου (τετρώβολον), Τ̣αωρ γυ(νὴ)(ὀβολὸν)(ἡμιωβέλιον).
1Year 6, Pachon 19. Thus has paid
2Imout, son of Haynchis, through
3Doros, 4 ob., Taor, his wife, 1 1/2 ob.
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Places (read out from edition)


People mentioned in Text

ID gender en normiert original Language Functions in Texts
4290 man Doros (logeutes) Δῶρος (partly gen. Δώρου) Greek, Ancient



RulerID Regnal Year MonthID Day Date of the Text Gregorian Date dating_comment
Ptolemaios IV Philopator 06 Pachons 19 -217 July 1 BCE date in text, financial year;



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DatasetID 309168
last Change 29.07.2022
Trismegistos 219301
Papyri.info ddbdp/p.bagnall;;23
Author Ruth Duttenhöfer
Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
Data set citation Data set 309168 (= Ostr. Paris, Louvre OGL 0150), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: Ruth Duttenhöfer.