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Ostr. Leiden, RMO AT 86f

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Inventory Number Ostr. Leiden, RMO AT 86f
Publication Number O.Leid. 184 (O.Wilck. 275)
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 1897
Transferor (Seller, Previous Owner) Anastasi, Giovanni
Certainty: high
Buyer (Currently Housing Institution) Österreich, Erzherzog Rainer von
Certainty: high


Object Type ostracon
Criteria for Dating date in text
Range of Preservation complete
Comments on Object Objectnaam: ostracon; grieks Titel: kwitantie ; belasting ; landmeting Periode: Grieks-Romeinse Periode ; Romeinse keizertijd Vindplaats: Syene; Aswan, Egypte, Afrika Materiaal: aardewerk Afmetingen: 7,5 x 6 cm Merkteken: ostraca ; Grieks ; Grieks-Romeins Herkomst: Aankoop collectie Giovanni d'Anastasi. Literatuur: cat. Leemans I 459 ; cat. Bagnall/Sijpesteijn/Worp 184 Mon. II, 23, Pl.CCXL, 459 Andere nummers: I 459

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 Amenothes?
  recto verso
Quantity of Lines 10
Quantity of Columns 1
Line Lenght (in mm) 60
Column Height (in mm) 60
Line Distance 60 x60


Text Content

Modern Title Receipt for survey tax on palm groves (γεωμετρίας φοινικῶνος) and the price of public dates
Ancient Scribe(s) of Text
Text Types
  • documentary
  • documentary | receipt | tax receipt
Summary of Content double receipt for geometria phoinikononn and time demosiou phoinikos, paid by Petechnout?, son of Ammonios, on the name of Ammonios, son of Psentouoris, written and given out by the assistant Amenothes?
Location of Composition Elephantine Upper Egypt, 1st nome Egypt (Certainty: )
Comments on Text corr.l. 4 and 6: Duttenhöfer BGU XX 2849 introd.* l. 2 name Pete....t(). not Petechnout()!
Multilingualism Monolingual Script = Language
Gender Man
Religion unknown
Religion, further unknown



Transcription Translation Pictures
1κϛ (ἔτους)// Ἁθὺρ ι̅δ̅ διέγραψεν
2Πετε ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣τ? 1ed. Πετεχνουτ( ) Ἀμμωνίου ὑπὲρ γεω̣μετρίας
3φοινικῶνος γενήματος κε (ἔτους) ὀ̣ν̣όματος Ἀμμωνίου
4Ψεντουῶρις ἀρο(ύρης) (τετάρτης) 2ed. τὸ δ´ δραχμὰς
5δύο, (γίνονται) (δραχμαὶ) β, διʼ ἐμοῦ Ἀμενώθου.
6τῇ αὐτῇ ἡμέρᾳ διέγραψεν ὑπὲρ τειμῆς δημοσίου 3ed. τετάρ(της)
7φοίνικος γενήματος κε (ἔτους) ὀνόματος Ἀμμωνίου Ψεν-
8τουῶρις δραχμὴν μίαν τριώβολον
9ἡμιοβέλιον4l. ἡμιωβ(έλιον), (γίνονται) (δραχμαὶ) α (τριώβολον) (ἡμιοβέλιον) διʼ ἐμοῦ
10Ἀμενώθου βοηθοῦ.

1 ed. Πετεχνουτ( )
2 ed. τὸ δ´
3 ed. τετάρ(της)
4 l. ἡμιωβ(έλιον)
1Year 26, Hathyr 14. Thus has paid
2Pete---?, son of Ammonios, for the survey tax
3on palm groves for the harvest of year 25, in the name of Ammonios,
4son of Psentouoris, for a quartor or an aroura
5two drachmas, = dr. 2, through me Amenothes.
6On the same day he paid for the price of public
7dates for the harvest of year 25 in the name of Ammonios, son of Psen-
8touoris, one drachma three
9and a half obols, = 3 dr. 3,5 ob. through me,
10Amenothes, assistant.
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Places (read out from edition)


People mentioned in Text

ID gender en normiert original Language Functions in Texts
13895 man Amenothes? boethos Ἀμενώθης Greek, Ancient



RulerID Regnal Year MonthID Day Date of the Text Gregorian Date dating_comment
Commodus 26 Hathyr 14 185 November 10 CE date in text;



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DatasetID 310110
last Change 29.07.2022
Trismegistos 24739
Papyri.info ddbdp/o.leid;;184
Author Ruth Duttenhöfer
Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
Data set citation Data set 310110 (= Ostr. Leiden, RMO AT 86f), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: Ruth Duttenhöfer.