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Ostr. Leiden, RMO AT 85g

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Inventory Number Ostr. Leiden, RMO AT 85g
Publication Number O.Leid. 182 (O.Wilck. 184)
Current Location Leiden, Rijksmuseum van Oudheden
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]
Finder (= First Purchaser) Anastasi, Giovanni
District of Find / Purchase in Egypt Upper Egypt, 1st nome (Ombites) [Trismegistos]
Type of Acquisition for the Intitution purchase
Date of Acquisition for the Intitution between 1829 and
Transferor (Seller, Previous Owner) Anastasi, Giovanni
Certainty: high


Object Type ostracon
Dating between 141 and
Criteria for Dating date in text
Range of Preservation incomplete
State of Preservation broken at left
Comments on Object Objectnaam: ostracon; grieks Titel: kwitantie ; landmeting Periode: Grieks-Romeinse Periode ; Romeinse keizertijd Vindplaats: Syene; Aswan, Egypte, Afrika Materiaal: aardewerk Afmetingen: 8,4 x 11,7 cm Merkteken: ostraca ; Grieks ; Grieks-Romeins Opmerkingen: zie archief 6.4.3/18: - kopie en aantekeningen Reuvens en Wilcken Herkomst: Aankoop collectie Giovanni d'Anastasi. Literatuur: cat. Leemans I 457 cat. Bagnall/Sijpesteijn/Worp 182 Mon. II, 23, Pl.CCXL, 457 Andere nummers: I 457

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 left
Script, Primary Greek
Language, Primary Greek, Ancient
Comments on Handwriting documentary, hand of Sarapion I boethos
  recto verso
Quantity of Lines 9
Quantity of Columns 1
Line Lenght (in mm) 80
Column Height (in mm) 80
Line Distance 80 x80


Text Content

Modern Title receipt for geometria phoinikonon
Ancient Scribe(s) of Text
Text Types
  • documentary
  • documentary | receipt | tax receipt
Summary of Content Receipt of the misthotai Isidoros and Herakleides through the assistant Sarapion, for geometria phoinikonos of year 4 of Antoninus, paid by Pachomios/Pachomisios, son of Pachomon, alias ...?, in year 5 of Antoninus.
Location of Composition Elephantine Upper Egypt, 1st nome Egypt (Certainty: high)
Comments on Text corr. names l. 3-4: Pachom---? Pachomon(?) ho kai Lychop()? not finished
Multilingualism Monolingual
Religion unknown



Transcription Translation Pictures
1Ἰσίδωρ̣ος καὶ Ἡρακλείδης μισθ̣ωταὶ
2ερᾶς πύλης Σοήνης διὰ Σαραπίω-
3ν̣ος βοηθοῦ. διέγραψεν Παχόμ ̣ ̣- 1ed. Παχόμιος
4[ ̣] ̣ Παχομων(?) 2ed. Παχομίο(υ) ὁ καὶ Λυχοπ? 3ed. τοῦ ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ ὑπὲρ γεομετρίας4 l. γεωμετ(ρίας)
5φοινικῶνος γενήματος τοῦ
6δ (ἔτους) Ἀντωνείνου Καίσαρος τοῦ κυρίου
7δραχμὰς εἴκοσι ἓξ ὀβολοὺς τέσσαρας,
8(γίνονται) (δραχμαὶ) κϛ (τετρώβολον). (ἔτους) ε Ἀντωνείνου
9τοῦ κυρίου Ἁθὺρ ε̣.

1 ed. Παχόμιος
2 ed. Παχομίο(υ)
3 ed. τοῦ ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣
4 l. γεωμετ(ρίας)
1Isidoros and Herakleides, lessees
2of the Sacred Gate of Syene, through Sarapion
3their assitant. Thus has paid Pachom?,
4son of Pachomon, alias Lychop(?), for survey tax
5on palmgrove for the harvest of
6year 4 of Antoninus Caesar the lord,
7twenty six drachmas four obols,
8= 26 dr. 4 ob. Year 5 of Antoninus
9the lord, Hathyr 5.
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Places (read out from edition)
  • Σοήνης (places.xml#8)

    People mentioned in Text

    ID gender en normiert original Language Functions in Texts
    12980 man Herakleides misthotes Ἡρακλείδης misthotes Greek, Ancient



    RulerID Regnal Year MonthID Day Date of the Text Gregorian Date dating_comment
    Antoninus Pius 05 Hathyr 05 141 November 1 CE date in text;



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    DatasetID 310108
    last Change 29.07.2022
    Trismegistos 24737
    Papyri.info ddbdp/o.leid;;182
    Author Ruth Duttenhöfer
    Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
    (CC BY-NC-SA)
    Data set citation Data set 310108 (= Ostr. Leiden, RMO AT 85g), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: Ruth Duttenhöfer.