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Ostr. Private Collection Buckler X

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Inventory Number Ostr. Private Collection Buckler X
Publication Number O.Minor F 2
Current Location (unknown)

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 100 and 199
Criteria for Dating palaeography
Range of Preservation incomplete
State of Preservation broken at left

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 left
Script, Primary Greek
Language, Primary Greek, Ancient
Comments on Handwriting documentary, hand unknown
  recto verso
Quantity of Lines 5
Quantity of Columns 1


Text Content

Modern Title Private receipt
Ancient Scribe(s) of Text
Text Types
  • documentary
  • documentary | receipt
Summary of Content Private receipt for wine and money
Location of Composition Elephantine / Syene Upper Egypt, 1st nome Egypt (Certainty: high)
Comments on Text ok
Multilingualism Monolingual Script = Language
Gender Man
Religion unknown



Transcription Translation Pictures
1 ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ιος Μοδέρατος Πετορζμῆθι Πετορζμήθιος χαίρειν.
2ἔχω παρ̣ὰ σοῦ ἀπὸ μέρους κολοφωνήου 1 l. κολοφωνίου οἴνου οὗ ἔ-
3λαβεν π̣αρʼ ἐμοῦ Πεβῶς δραχμὰς πέντε ὀβολοὺς δύο (γίνονται) (δραχμαὶ) ε ὀ̣β̣ολοὶ β̣.
4 ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣απιωνος ἔγραψα ὑπὲρ αὐτοῦ γραματ̣α 2 l. γράμ<μ>ατα μὴ εἰδότος.
5(ἔτους) ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣νου Καίσαρος τοῦ κυρίου Ἐπεὶφ κ̅η̅.

1 l. κολοφωνίου
2 l. γράμ<μ>ατα
1--- Moderatus, to Petorzmethis, son of Petorzmethis, greeting.
2I have from you, for a portion of the colophonian wine, which
3Pebos received from me, five drachmas two obols, = 5 dr. 2 ob.
4---, son of Sarapion?, I have written for him, since he does not know how to write.
5Year ? of --- Caesar the lord, Epeiph 28.
Places (read out from edition)


People mentioned in Text

ID gender en normiert original Language Functions in Texts
34320 man --- Moderatus …ιος Μοδέρατος Latin



RulerID Regnal Year MonthID Day Date of the Text Gregorian Date dating_comment
100 CE 199 CE palaeographical dating;




DatasetID 309213
last Change 29.07.2022
Trismegistos 75022
Papyri.info ddbdp/o.minor;;F2
Author Ruth Duttenhöfer
Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
Data set citation Data set 309213 (= Ostr. Private Collection Buckler X), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: Ruth Duttenhöfer.