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Ostr. Berlin P. X

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Collection Berlin, Ägyptisches Museum und Papyrussammlung, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, SPK (P)
Inventory Number Ostr. Berlin P. X
Publication Number O.Wilck. 173
Current Location (unknown)
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]
Type of Discovery (unknown)
Certainty: high
Finder (= First Purchaser) (unknown)
Certainty: high
District of Find / Purchase in Egypt Upper Egypt, 1st nome (Ombites) [Trismegistos]
Transferor (Seller, Previous Owner) Wilcken, Ulrich
Certainty: high


Object Type ostracon
Dating between 140 and
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, hand of scribe 1 of praktor Annius Ammonianus
  recto verso
Quantity of Lines 8
Quantity of Columns 1


Text Content

Modern Title receipt for contribution (merismos)
Ancient Scribe(s) of Text
Text Types
  • documentary | receipt | tax receipt
Summary of Content receipt of Annius Ammonianus and Sarapammon, son of Pachnubis, praktores of, for merismos of the third year of Antoninus, paid by Kalasiris, son of Patephaus and Thinpsenmonthes?; with signature of Annius Ammonianus.
Location of Composition Elephantine Upper Egypt, 1st nome Egypt (Certainty: high)
Comments on Text ok. (very small corrections not indicated)
Multilingualism Monolingual Script = Language
Gender Man Woman
Comment on Gender mother in filiation
Religion unknown



Transcription Translation Pictures
1Ἄννιος Ἀμμωνιανὸς καὶ
2Σεραπά̣μ̣ω̣ν Παχνούβεος 1l. Σαραπάμμων Παχνούβεως
3πράκτορες. διέγραψεν Καλασῖρις Πατεφαῦτος
4μητρὸς Θιψενμ̣ώ̣ν̣θου μερισμὸν
5γ (ἔτους) Ἀντωνίνου Καίσαρος τοῦ κυρίου
6Τῦβι κα.
7Ἄννιος Ἀμμωνιανὸς
8σεσημίομαι 2l. σεσημείωμαι (δραχμὰς) δ.

1 l. Σαραπάμμων Παχνούβεως
2 l. σεσημείωμαι
1Annius Ammonianus and
2Sarapammon, son of Pachnoubis,
3collectors. Thus has paid Kalasiris, son of Patephautis
4and the mother Thinpsenmonthes, for contribution
5of year 3 of Antoninus Caesar the lord,
6Tybi 21.
7(hand 2) Annius Ammonianus,
8I have signed.
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 Tybi 21 140 January 17 CE date in text;




DatasetID 309527
last Change 29.07.2022
Trismegistos 76743
Papyri.info ddbdp/o.wilck;;173
Author Ruth Duttenhöfer
Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
Data set citation Data set 309527 (= Ostr. Berlin P. X), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: Ruth Duttenhöfer.