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Ostr. Leiden, RMO AT 86a

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Inventory Number Ostr. Leiden, RMO AT 86a
Publication Number O.Leid. 285 = SB X 10364
Current Location Leiden, Rijksmuseum van Oudheden
Publication Status published

Origin / Provenance

Ancient Provenance Site Elephantine (Ꜣbw; Yb; YbꜢ; YbꜤ; Ἐλεφαντίνη, יב , ⲉⲓⲏⲃ) [Trismegistos]
Certainty: low
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
Certainty: high


Object Type ostracon
Dating between 100 and 250
Criteria for Dating paleography
Range of Preservation incomplete
State of Preservation broken at right?
Comments on Object Objectnaam: ostracon; grieks Titel: rekening ; graan ; geld Periode: Grieks-Romeinse Periode ; Ptolemaeëntijd Vindplaats: Elephantine, Egypte, Afrika Materiaal: aardewerk Afmetingen: 15,7 x 17,2 cm Merkteken: ostraca ; Grieks ; Grieks-Romeins Herkomst: Aankoop collectie Giovanni d'Anastasi. Literatuur: cat. Leemans I 454 cat. Bagnall/Sijpesteijn/Worp 285 Mon. II, 23, Pl.CCXXXIX, 454a-b Sijpesteijn, OMRO 45 (1964), p. 77-78 Andere nummers: I 454

Text Basic Information

Localization of Text on Object convex/concave (outside/inside)
Inks and Pigments carbon ink monochrome black
Range of Preservation (Text) incomplete
State of Preservation (Text) broken at right?
Script, Primary Greek
Language, Primary Greek, Ancient
Comments on Handwriting documentary
  recto verso
Quantity of Lines 18 8
Quantity of Columns 1
Line Lenght (in mm) 100
Column Height (in mm) 125
Height of Line / Letter
Line Distance 100 x 125


Text Content

Modern Title account of grain, vegetables and money
Ancient Scribe(s) of Text
Text Types
  • documentary
  • documentary | account
Summary of Content account of grain and money with names amd partial payments due to the persons.
Location of Composition Elephantine Upper Egypt, 1st nome Egypt (Certainty: medium)
Comments on Text corr. l. 14: Kalasi(ris)
Multilingualism Monolingual Script = Language
Gender Man Woman
Religion unknown



Transcription Translation Pictures
1Παχὼν ?
2(πυροῦ) (ἀρτάβης) ϛ´ λαχάνου ?
3εἰς μέρη δ ἐκ (δραχμῶν) ?
7Σερῆνος παστοφόρος
8θυγάτηρ Ψενπατσέβτιος
9Παπρεμίθης Πουραμώνεως ε(?) (πυροῦ) (ἀρτάβης) ιβ´ λαχάνου κδ´
10εἰς μέρη β (πυροῦ) κ̣δ̣´ λαχάνου μη´ (δραχμαὶ) γ
11Θινπαχνοῦμις τὸ (ἥμισυ)
12Τανῶς τὸ δ´ (δραχμὴ) α (τετρώβολον)
13Παψενχ̣νοῦμις τὸ δ´ (δραχμὴ) α (τετρώβολον)
14Καλασῖρις 1ed. Καλῆς Παπρεμίθου (πυροῦ) κδ´ μη´ καὶ λαχάνου μη´
15(πυροῦ) μη´ λαχάνου μη´
16Παχομπαουοννῶφρις Ψενχνούμιος τὸ (ἥμισυ) Τανῶς τὸ (ἥμισυ) ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ς
17Τανῶς τὸ (ἥμισυ) (δραχμαὶ) β (διώβολον)

1 ed. Καλῆς
18-?- ̣ο̣μ̣? τὸ (ἥμισυ) (ἀρτάβη) α (ἥμισυ) δ´
19εἰς μέρη ια ἐκ (δραχμῶν) ζ (τετρωβόλου) καὶ (δραχμῆς) α
20ὧν Θινπαχνοῦμις
24/ Θινπαχνοῦμις
25Παχομπαουοννῶφρις Ψενχνοῦμις
1Pachon ?
2wheat: 6 art. , vegetables: ?
3(divided) into 4 parts each valued at ? dr.
4of which
7Serenos Pastophoros
8Tochter des Psenpatsebtis
9Papremithes, son of Pouramonis ---? wheat 1/12 art., vegetables 1/24
10into 2 parts, wheat 1/24 art., vegetables 1/48, 3 dr.
11Thinpachnoumis a half
12Tanos a quarter 1 dr. 4 ob.
13Papsenchnoumis a quarter, 1 dr. 4 ob.
14Kalasiris, son of Papremithes, wheat 1/24, vegetables 1/48
15(wheat 1/24, vegetables 1/48)
16Pachompaonnophris, son of Psenchnoumis a half, (Tanos a half, ---)
17Tanos a half, 1 dr. 4 ob.
18---om() a half, art, 1 1/2 1/4
19einto 11 parts each valued at dr. 7 4 ob. and 1 dr.
20of which Thinpachnoumis
25Pachompaonnophris, son of Psenchnoumis
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People mentioned in Text

ID gender en normiert original Language Functions in Texts
8090 not applicable (no further persons mentioned) (no further persons mentỈoned) (none)



RulerID Regnal Year MonthID Day Date of the Text Gregorian Date dating_comment
100 CE 250 CE paleography;



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DatasetID 309389
last Change 29.07.2022
Trismegistos 74844
Papyri.info ddbdp/o.leid;;285
Author Ruth Duttenhöfer
Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
Data set citation Data set 309389 (= Ostr. Leiden, RMO AT 86a), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: Ruth Duttenhöfer.