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Ostr. München, SMÄK ÄS [unknown]

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Collection München, Staatliches Museum Ägyptischer Kunst
Inventory Number Ostr. München, SMÄK ÄS [unknown]
Publication Number O.Wilck. 141
Current Location (unknown)
Publication Permission Status permission for publication upon enquiry only
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]
District of Find / Purchase in Egypt Upper Egypt, 1st nome (Ombites) [Trismegistos]
Date of Acquisition for the Intitution between 1890 and 1910


Object Type ostracon
Dating between 127 and
Criteria for Dating date in text
Range of Preservation incomplete
State of Preservation broken at lower left corner

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 lower left coerner
Script, Primary Greek
Script, additional A Demotic
Language, Primary Greek, Ancient
Language, additional A Demotic
Comments on Handwriting documentary, hand of Sarapion 1. demotic subscript
  recto verso
Quantity of Lines 12
Quantity of Columns 1


Text Content

Modern Title Receipt for poll tax ( laographia)
Ancient Scribe(s) of Text
Text Types
  • documentary | receipt | tax receipt
Summary of Content Receipt of Flavius Eutyches, tax farmer (misthotes) of the Sacred Gate of Syene, through the assitant Sarapion, for poll tax and prison guards of year 11 of Hadrian, paid by Pane---.
Location of Composition Aswan / Syene Upper Egypt, 1st nome Egypt (Certainty: high)
Comments on Text no photo
Multilingualism Bilingual Script = Language
Gender Man
Religion unknown



Transcription Translation Pictures
1Φλάουιος Εὐτυχὴς μισθωτὴς
2ἱερᾶς πύλης Σοήνης καὶ Λον-
3γῖνος Κρίσπος καὶ οἱ σὺν
4αὐτῷ ἐπιτηρηταὶ διὰ Σαραπίω-
5νος βοηθοῦ. διέγραψεν Πανη ̣
6Traces ε ̣ ̣ ̣η ̣ ὑπὲρ
7λαογραφίας τοῦ ἑνδεκάτου ἔτους
8δριανοῦ Καίσαρος τοῦ κυρίου
9δραχμὰς ὀκτὼ (γίνονται) (δραχμαὶ) η Ἐπεὶφ ι̅β̅.
10 ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ ἄλλας δραχ(μὰς) ἐννέα (ἡμιωβέλιον)
11δεσ(μοφυλάκων) (ἡμιωβέλιον) (γίνονται) ἐπ(ὶ τὸ αὐτὸ) (δραχμαὶ) ιζ (ὀβολὸς).
12 (Demotic. Content unknown)

1Flavius Eutyches, tax farmer
2of the Sacred Gate of Syene, and Lon-
3ginus Crispus and his associate
4supervisors, through Sarapion,
5assistant. Thus has paid Pane---
6(son of) --- for
7poll tax of the eleventh year
8of Hadrian Caesar the lord
9eight drachmas, = 8 dr., Epeiph 12.
10(hand 2) --- further nine drachmas 1/2 ob.,
11for prison guards 1/2 ob, in total 17 dr. 1 ob.
12(Demotic. Content unknown)
Places (read out from edition)
  • Σοήνης (places.xml#8)

    People mentioned in Text

    ID gender en normiert original Language Functions in Texts
    13095 man Flavius Eutyches misthotes, freedman of Flavius Pansa Φλάουιος Εὐτυχὴς, ἀπελεύθερος Φλαουίου Πάν̣σα̣ Greek, Ancient



    RulerID Regnal Year MonthID Day Date of the Text Gregorian Date dating_comment
    Hadrian 11 Epeiph 12 127 July 6 CE Internal dating, with name of the ruler.;




    DatasetID 310036
    last Change 29.07.2022
    Trismegistos 50752
    Papyri.info ddbdp/o.wilck;;141
    Author Ruth Duttenhöfer (Greek); Jan Moje (Demotic); Emil Joubert (bibliography)
    Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
    (CC BY-NC-SA)
    Data set citation Data set 310036 (= Ostr. München, SMÄK ÄS [unknown]), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: Ruth Duttenhöfer (Greek); Jan Moje (Demotic); Emil Joubert (bibliography).