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Ostr. St. Petersburg, Hermitage 3912

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Inventory Number Ostr. St. Petersburg, Hermitage 3912
Publication Number SB X 10489 = O.Erem. 26
Current Location St. Petersburg, Eremitage
Comments on Inventory O. 128
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]


Object Type ostracon
Dating between 150 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 of Domitius Fannianus
  recto verso
Quantity of Lines 5
Quantity of Columns 1


Text Content

Modern Title Receipt for contributions (merismoi)
Ancient Scribe(s) of Text
Text Types
  • documentary
  • documentary | receipt
  • documentary | receipt | tax receipt
Summary of Content Receipt of Domitios Fannianus and Germanus, collectors of money taxes, for the contribution of year 13 of Antoninus Pius, over 4 drachmas, paid by Barbaros, son of Pnecheubis and Soeris.
Location of Composition Elephantine Upper Egypt, 1st nome Egypt (Certainty: high)
Comments on Text photo missing, corr. l. 3: father's name corr. on basis of SB VI 9604, 23
Multilingualism Monolingual Script = Language
Gender Man Woman
Comment on Gender mother in filiation
Religion unknown



Transcription Translation Pictures
1Δομίτιος Φανν̣ι̣α̣ν̣ὸ̣ς καὶ Γερμα̣ν̣ὸ̣ς
2πρά̣κτορες ἀργυρικῶν Ἐλεφαντίνης. διέγραψεν Βάρ-
3βαρος Ἁτπεχνούβιος1cf. SB VI 9604, 23. ed. Π̣ν̣εχεύβιος μη̣τρὸς Σοῆρις
4ῥυπαρὰς (δραχμὰς) δ ὑπὲρ μερισμῶν ιγ (ἔτους) Ἀντ̣ω̣ν̣ί̣ν̣ου
5Καίσαρος τοῦ κυρίου Μεχὶρ η.

1 cf. SB VI 9604, 23. ed. Π̣ν̣εχεύβιος
1Domitius Fannianus and Germanus,
2collectors of money taxes at Elephantine. Thus has paid Bar-
3barus, son of Hatpechnoubis and the mother Soeris,
44 dr. brutto for the contributions of year 13 of Antoninus
5Caesar the lord, Mechir 8.
Places (read out from edition)


People mentioned in Text

ID gender en normiert original Language Functions in Texts
26610 man Barbaros, son of Hatpechnoubis and Soeris Βάρβαρος Ἁτπεχνούβιος Σοῆρις pre-Coptic Egyptian / Greek



RulerID Regnal Year MonthID Day Date of the Text Gregorian Date dating_comment
Antoninus Pius 13 Mecheir 08 150 February 2 CE date in text;




DatasetID 310093
last Change 29.07.2022
Trismegistos 16770
Papyri.info ddbdp/sb;10;10489
Author Ruth Duttenhöfer
Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
Data set citation Data set 310093 (= Ostr. St. Petersburg, Hermitage 3912), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: Ruth Duttenhöfer.