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Ostr. Wimborne Minster, Private collection Bankes X

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Collection Wimborne Minster, Kingston Lacy estate, private collection John Bankes
Inventory Number Ostr. Wimborne Minster, Private collection Bankes X
Publication Number O.Wilck. 174
Current Location Wimborne Minster, Kinston Lacy
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]
Type of Discovery find (unspecified)
Finder (= First Purchaser) Bankes, William John
Location of Find / Purchase in Egypt Elephantine
District of Find / Purchase in Egypt Upper Egypt, 1st nome (Ombites) [Trismegistos]
Type of Acquisition for the Intitution old stock
Date of Acquisition for the Intitution between 1815 and 1818
Transferor (Seller, Previous Owner) (not relevant)


Object Type ostracon
Dating between 140 and
Criteria for Dating date in text
Range of Preservation incomplete
State of Preservation broken at right

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 right
Script, Primary Greek
Language, Primary Greek, Ancient
Comments on Handwriting documentary, hand of scribe 2? of Annius Ammonianus, signature of Annius Ammonianus
  recto verso
Quantity of Lines 6
Quantity of Columns 1


Text Content

Modern Title Receipt for contribution (merimos)
Ancient Archives private archive | inidividual tax payer
Ancient Scribe(s) of Text
Text Types
  • documentary
  • documentary | receipt
  • documentary | receipt | tax receipt
Summary of Content Receipt of Annius Ammonianus and Sarapammon, son of Pachnoubis, for merismoi of year 3, paid by Patsibtis, son of Petorzmethis and Senpelaia, signed by the Annius Ammonianus.
Location of Composition Elephantine Upper Egypt, 1st nome Egypt (Certainty: high)
Comments on Text ok. alternative: l. 2 elephant().
Multilingualism Monolingual Script = Language
Gender Man Woman
Comment on Gender mother in filiation
Religion unknown



Transcription Translation Pictures
1Ἄννιος Ἀμμωνιανὸς καὶ Σαραπαμμὼν
2Παχνούβιος πράκτορες ἀργυρικῶν 1or: Ἐλεφαντ(ίνης). διέγραψεν Πατ-
3σείπτις Πετορζμήθου μητρὸς Σενπελείας
4μερισμὸν γ (ἔτους) ῥυπαρὰς δραχ(μὰς) ̣ ̣ ̣ (ἔτους) γ Ἀντωνίνου
5Καίσαρος τοῦ κυρίου Φαρμοῦθι κ̅γ̅.
6(hand 2) Ἄννιος Ἀμμωνιανὸς σεσημαίωμαι (δραχμὰς) ̣ ̣ 2l. σεσημεί[ωμαι]

1 or: Ἐλεφαντ(ίνης)
2 l. σεσημεί[ωμαι]
1Annius Ammonianus and Sarapammon,
2son of Pachnoubis, collectors of money taxes. Thus has paid Pat-
3sibtis, son of Petorzmethis and the mother Senpelaia,
4the contribution of year 3, brutto, ? dr. Year 3 of Antoninus
5Caesar the lord, Pharmouthi 23.
6(hand 2) Annius Ammonianus, I have signed for ? dr.
Reserved Copyright
Places (read out from edition)


People mentioned in Text

ID gender en normiert original Language Functions in Texts
4248 man Annius Ammonianos Ἀμμωνιανός Greek, Ancient



RulerID Regnal Year MonthID Day Date of the Text Gregorian Date dating_comment
Antoninus Pius 03 Pharmuthi 23 140 April 18 CE date in text;



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DatasetID 309550
last Change 29.07.2022
Trismegistos 76744
Papyri.info ddbdp/o.wilck;;174
Author Ruth Duttenhöfer
Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
Data set citation Data set 309550 (= Ostr. Wimborne Minster, Private collection Bankes X), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: Ruth Duttenhöfer.