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Ostr. New York, Columbia University 3635

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Inventory Number Ostr. New York, Columbia University 3635
Publication Number P.Worp 59
Current Location New York, Columbia University Library
Publication Status published

Origin / Provenance

Ancient Provenance Site Aswan / Syene (Swn; Συήνη, סונ, ⲥⲟⲩⲁⲁⲛ) [Trismegistos]
Certainty: high
Ancient Provenance District Upper Egypt, 1st nome (Ombites) [Trismegistos]
Type of Discovery purchase
Certainty: high
Finder (= First Purchaser) Naphtali Lewis
Certainty: high
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 top and bottom

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 top and bottom
Script, Primary Greek
Language, Primary Greek, Ancient
Comments on Handwriting documentary, hand unknown
  recto verso
Quantity of Lines x+11+y


Text Content

Modern Title Account
Ancient Scribe(s) of Text
Text Types
  • documentary
  • documentary | account
Summary of Content Account with names and amount of 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
x-- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
x+1--- of Apollos ---
x+2· Petesaras, son of Germanos ---
x+3· Panechemis, son of Herakleides ---
x+4· Alexandros, son of Herakleides 2
x+6Ammonios, son of Sokrates 2
x+7Iulius Graecus (?)
x+8Porisdis(?), son of Ammonios (or: Poris, son of Poris, grandson of Ammonios?) 2
x+9--- Serenus 2
x+10--- son of Orsenouphis β
x+11--- Valerios 2
y-- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Reserved Copyright
Places (read out from edition)


People mentioned in Text

ID gender en normiert original Language Functions in Texts
33775 man --- son of Orsenouphis (p.worp 59) --- Ὀρσενοῦφις pre-Coptic Egyptian / Greek



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



Reserved Copyright




DatasetID 309505
last Change 29.07.2022
Trismegistos 115586
Papyri.info ddbdp/p.worp;;59
Author Ruth Duttenhöfer
Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
Data set citation Data set 309505 (= Ostr. New York, Columbia University 3635), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: Ruth Duttenhöfer.