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Ostr. Oxford Bodl. Gr. Inscr. 1933

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Inventory Number Ostr. Oxford Bodl. Gr. Inscr. 1933
Publication Number O.Bodl. II 458
Current Location Oxford Ashmolean Museum
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 of Object July 11
Dating between 128 and 128
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?
Comments on Text Layout lower part of sherd empty.
  recto verso
Quantity of Lines 6
Quantity of Columns 1
Line Lenght (in mm) 85
Column Height (in mm) 30
Line Distance 85 x 30


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 the epiteretes Longinus Crispus for poll tax. subscript of the epiteretes.
Location of Composition Aswan / Syene Upper Egypt, 1st nome Egypt (Certainty: high)
Comments on Text ok
Multilingualism Monolingual Script = Language
Gender Man Woman
Comment on Gender mother in filiation
Religion unknown



Transcription Translation Pictures
1Λονγῖνος Κ̣ρίσπος καὶ ο̣ἱ̣ λ̣ο̣ι̣π̣οὶ ἐ̣π̣ι̣τ̣η̣ρ̣η̣τ̣αὶ
2ἱερᾶς πύλης Σοήνης. διέγραψεν Π̣ε̣τ̣ε̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣
3Ψάιτ̣ο̣ς̣ μη̣τρὸς Σε̣νπε̣λ̣α̣ίας λα̣ογραφίας ιβ (ἔτους) Ἁδ̣ρια̣νοῦ
4τοῦ κ̣υ̣ρ̣ί̣ου δ̣ρ̣α̣χ̣μὰς δέκα ἑπτὰ (ἡμιωβέλιον) δεσμοφυλάκων (ἡμιωβέλιον) (γίνονται) (δραχμαὶ) ιζ (ὀβολὸς).
5(ἔτους) ιβ̣ Ἁδ̣ριαν̣ο̣ῦ̣ τοῦ κυρίου Ἐπ̣ε̣ὶ̣φ̣ ι̅ζ̅.
6Λονγῖνο̣ς̣ σεσημείωμαι (δραχμὰς) ιζ (ὀβολὸν).
1Longinus Crispus and the other supervisors
2of the Sacred Gate of Syene. Thus has paid Pete---,
3son of Psais and the mother Senpelaia, for poll tax of year 12 of Hadrian
4the lord, seventeen drachmas 1/2 ob., for prison guards 1/2 ob., = 17 dr. 1 ob.
5Year 12 of Hadrian the lord, Epeiph 17.
6(hand 2) Longinus, I have signed (for) 17 dr. 1 ob.
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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
    13020 man Longinus Crispus epiteretes Longeinos Krispos Greek, Ancient



    RulerID Regnal Year MonthID Day Date of the Text Gregorian Date dating_comment
    Hadrian 12 Epeiph 17 128 July 11 CE date in text;



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    DatasetID 310170
    last Change 29.07.2022
    Trismegistos 71159
    Papyri.info ddbdp/o.bodl;2;458
    Author Ruth Duttenhöfer
    Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
    (CC BY-NC-SA)
    Data set citation Data set 310170 (= Ostr. Oxford Bodl. Gr. Inscr. 1933), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: Ruth Duttenhöfer.