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Pap. Leiden, RMO 417 (= Pap. d'Anastasy 7, J. 417 = Leid. Q [Wilck])

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Inventory Number Pap. Leiden, RMO 417 (= Pap. d'Anastasy 7, J. 417 = Leid. Q [Wilck])
Publication Number UPZ II 156
Current Location Leiden, Rijksmuseum van Oudheden
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]
Finder (= First Purchaser) Anastasi, Giovanni
District of Find / Purchase in Egypt Upper Egypt, 1st nome (Ombites) [Trismegistos]
Type of Acquisition for the Intitution purchase
Date of Acquisition for the Intitution between 1829 and 1897
Transferor (Seller, Previous Owner) Anastasi, Giovanni
Certainty: high
Buyer (Currently Housing Institution) Österreich, Erzherzog Rainer von


Object Type papyrus
Dating of Object 3rd century
Dating between -260 and
Criteria for Dating date in text
Range of Preservation complete
Comments on Object Objectnaam: handschrift ; kwitantie Titel: kwitantie Datumlabel: 260 / 259 Periode: Grieks-Romeinse Periode ; Griekse Periode ; 3e e Vindplaats: Elephantine, Egypte, Afrika Materiaal: papyrus Afmetingen: 17.5 x 7 cm Merkteken: handschriften ; Grieks ; contracten Opmerkingen: zie archief 6.4.3/8: - lijst Griekse en demotische papyri, concordans door Schneider zie archief 6.4.3/17: - lijst met datering Herkomst: Aankoop collectie Giovanni d'Anastasi. Opmerkingen conservator: bruikleen 1930 Museum van den Arbeid, Amsterdam zie correspondentie met NINT 1993 Literatuur: cat. Leemans I 417 U. Wilcken, UPZ II, 156

Text Basic Information

Localization of Text on Object recto
Script-Fiber-Relation (for Payri) parallel (recto)
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 unknown
  recto verso
Quantity of Lines 14
Quantity of Columns 1


Text Content

Modern Title Receipt for apomoira
Ancient Scribe(s) of Text
Text Types
  • documentary
  • documentary | receipt | tax receipt
Summary of Content Receipt of the praktor Nikanor, for the arrears of the tax on vineyards (apomoira) due to Arsinoe Philadelphos for the year 22 and 23, which were examined by the dokimastes Orsenouphis, son of Pachnubis.
Location of Composition Elephantine Upper Egypt, 1st nome Egypt (Certainty: high)
Comments on Text text ok photo wrong!
Multilingualism Monolingual Script = Language
Gender Man
Religion unknown



Transcription Translation Pictures
1(ἔτους) κϛ Τῦβι ιθ
2ἔχει Νικάνωρ πράκτωρ παρὰ Ὀρ-
3σενούφιος Παχνούβι-
4ος δοκιμαστοῦ τοῦ ἐν
5Συήνηι ἀπὸ τοῦ πε-
6πτωκότος αὐτῶι
7τοῦ κεραμίου ̣ ̣
8τοῦ γινομένου τῆι
9Φιλαδέλφωι τοῦ
10κβ καὶ κγ (ἔτους)
11ἀργυρίου (δραχμὰς) κ
12ἄνευ δοκιμαστι-
13κοῦ, τοῦτο δὲ σοὶ
1Year 26, Tybi 19.
2Nikanor, the praktor, has (received) from
3Orsenouphis, son of Pachnubis,
4the examiner in
5Syene, from the money
6paid to him
7for the (each?) keramion
8(of the apomoira) due
9to (Arsinoe) Philadelphe of
10year 22 and 23
11silver drachmas 20
12without the fee for scrutiny;
13that (the fee for scrutiny), they have received from you
Places (read out from edition)
  • Συήνηι (places.xml#8)

    People mentioned in Text

    ID gender en normiert original Language Functions in Texts
    34720 man Nikanor (praktor ptol) Νικάνωρ Greek, Ancient



    RulerID Regnal Year MonthID Day Date of the Text Gregorian Date dating_comment
    Ptolemaios II Philadelphos 26 Tybi 19 -260 March 14 BCE date in text;




    DatasetID 309252
    last Change 29.07.2022
    Trismegistos 3557
    Papyri.info ddbdp/upz;2;156
    Author Ruth Duttenhöfer
    Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
    (CC BY-NC-SA)
    Data set citation Data set 309252 (= Pap. Leiden, RMO 417 (= Pap. d'Anastasy 7, J. 417 = Leid. Q [Wilck])), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: Ruth Duttenhöfer.