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Ostr. Torino, Museo Egizio Cat. 2178

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Inventory Number Ostr. Torino, Museo Egizio Cat. 2178
Publication Number O.Wilck. 172
Current Location Turin, Museo Egizio
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]
District of Find / Purchase in Egypt Upper Egypt, 1st nome (Ombites) [Trismegistos]


Object Type ostracon
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
  recto verso
Quantity of Lines 11
Quantity of Columns 1


Text Content

Modern Title receipt for the price of public dates
Ancient Scribe(s) of Text
Text Types
  • documentary | receipt | tax receipt
Summary of Content receipt of Annios Ammonianos and Pachubis, praktores for time demosiou phoinkos. signatur of Annius Ammonianus
Location of Composition Elephantine Upper Egypt, 1st nome Egypt (Certainty: high)
Comments on Text corr. l. 4 name
Multilingualism Monolingual Script = Language
Gender Man Woman
Comment on Gender woman as taxpayer and as agent
Religion unknown



Transcription Translation Pictures
1Ἄννιος Ἀμμωνιανὸς καὶ
2Σαραπάμμων Παχνούβιος πράκτορες. διέγραψεν
3Θιψενὼς Χεμσνῆις
4διὰ Θ̣ινπετορζμῆτις 1ed. Ψ̣ινπ[ετορζ]μῆτις l. Θινπ[ετορζ]μήτιος
5Βιήνχεος 2l. Βιήνχεως ὑπὲρ τιμῆς δημοσίου φοίνικος
6γενήματος β (ἔτους) Ἀντωνίνου
7Καίσαρος τοῦ κυρίου
8ῥυπαρὰς (δραχμὰς) γ (τετρώβολον). (ἔτους) γ Ἀντωνίνου
9Καίσαρος τοῦ κυρίου Ἁθὺρ
10κϛ. Ἄννιος Ἀμμωνιανὸς
11σεσημίομαι 3 l. σεσημείωμαι (δραχμὰς) γ (τετρώβολον).

1 ed. Ψ̣ινπ[ετορζ]μῆτις l. Θινπ[ετορζ]μήτιος
2 l. Βιήνχεως
3 l. σεσημείωμαι
1Annius Ammonianus and
2Sarapammon, son of Pachnoubis, collectors. Thus has paid
3Thipsenos (Thinpsansnos?), daughter of Chemsneus?
4through Thinpetorzmethis, daughter of
5Bienchis, for the price of public dates
6of the harvest of year 2 of Antoninus
7Caesar the lord
83 drachmas 4 obols brutto. Year 3 of Antoninus
9Caesar the lord, Hathyr
1026. (2. h.) I, Annius Ammonianus,
11have signed for 3 dr. 4 ob.
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Places (read out from edition)


People mentioned in Text

ID gender en normiert original Language Functions in Texts
12625 man Annios Ammonianos praktor Αννιος Αμμωνιανος Greek, Ancient



RulerID Regnal Year MonthID Day Date of the Text Gregorian Date dating_comment
Antoninus Pius 03 Hathyr 26 139 November 22 CE date in text;



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DatasetID 309367
last Change 29.07.2022
Trismegistos 76742
Papyri.info ddbdp/o.wilck;;172
Author Ruth Duttenhöfer
Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
Data set citation Data set 309367 (= Ostr. Torino, Museo Egizio Cat. 2178), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: Ruth Duttenhöfer.