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Ostr. Paris, Louvre OGL 1067

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Collection Paris, Musée National du Louvre
Inventory Number Ostr. Paris, Louvre OGL 1067
Publication Number O.Wilck. 268
Current Location Paris, Musée National du Louvre
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]
Type of Discovery archaeological excavation
Finder (= First Purchaser) Clermont-Ganneau, Charles
District of Find / Purchase in Egypt Upper Egypt, 1st nome (Ombites) [Trismegistos]


Object Type ostracon
Dating between 174 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 Pachnoubis boethos
  recto verso
Quantity of Lines 7
Quantity of Columns 1


Text Content

Modern Title Receipt for survey tax on palm groves (γεωμετρίας φοινικῶνος)
Ancient Archives none
Ancient Scribe(s) of Text
Text Types
  • documentary
  • documentary | receipt
  • documentary | receipt | tax receipt
Summary of Content Receipt of Cassianus and his associate supervisors through the assistant Pachnoubis for geometria phoinikonos of the harvest of y. 13 of Marc Aurel, paid by Psais --- , and on the name of Petorzmethis, son of Harpaesis.
Location of Composition Aswan / Syene Upper Egypt, 1st nome Egypt (Certainty: high)
Comments on Text ok (small changes)
Multilingualism Monolingual Script = Language
Gender Man
Religion unknown



Transcription Translation Pictures
1Κασσιανὸς καὶ οἱ σὺν α(ὐτῷ) ἐπιτ(ηρηταὶ)
2ἱερᾶς πύλης Σοήνης διὰ Παχνούβ(ιος) βοηθ(οῦ).
3διέγραψεν Ψᾶις ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ν̣ος ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣
4ὑπὲρ γεωμετρίας φοινικῶνος γενήματος ιγ (ἔτους) ἀπὸ (δραχμῶν) ι ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣
5καὶ ὀνόματος Πετορζμήθου Ἁρπαήσιος (δραχμ ) ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣
6(ἔτους) ιδ Μάρκου Αὐληρίου Ἀντωνίνου
7Καίσαρος τοῦ κυρίου Παχὼν ιη̣.
1Cassianus and his associate supervisors
2of the Sacred Gate of Syene, through Pachnoubis, assistant.
3Thus has paid Psais ---
4for the survey tax of palm groves for the harvest of year 13, of 10+? drachmas ---,
5and on the name of Petorzmethis, son of Harpaesis, --- drachmas.
6Year 14 of Marcus Aurelius Antoninus
7Caesar the lord, Pachon 18.
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Places (read out from edition)
  • Σοήν (places.xml#8)
  • ης (places.xml#8)

    People mentioned in Text

    ID gender en normiert original Language Functions in Texts
    13720 man Kassianos, epiteretes Κασσιανός Greek, Ancient



    RulerID Regnal Year MonthID Day Date of the Text Gregorian Date dating_comment
    Marcus Aurelius 14 Pachons 18 174 May 13 CE date in text;



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    DatasetID 310151
    last Change 29.07.2022
    Trismegistos 76834
    Papyri.info ddbdp/o.wilck;;268
    Author Ruth Duttenhöfer
    Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
    (CC BY-NC-SA)
    Data set citation Data set 310151 (= Ostr. Paris, Louvre OGL 1067), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: Ruth Duttenhöfer.