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Ostr. Oxford Bodl. Gr. Inscr. 6

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Inventory Number Ostr. Oxford Bodl. Gr. Inscr. 6
Publication Number O.Bodl. II 2228A
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 between 125 and 127
Criteria for Dating identification of collector
Range of Preservation incomplete
State of Preservation right side broken off. surface abraded, ink faded

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) much of the text barely readable
Script, Primary Greek
Language, Primary Greek, Ancient
Comments on Handwriting documentary, hand of Sarapion scribe
Comments on Text Layout margin at left
  recto verso
Quantity of Lines 11
Quantity of Columns 1
Line Lenght (in mm) 80
Column Height (in mm) 66
Line Distance 80 +y x 66


Text Content

Modern Title Receipt
Ancient Scribe(s) of Text
Text Types
  • documentary | receipt | tax receipt
Summary of Content receipt of the misthotes Flavius Eutyches and the epiteretes Longinus Crispus through the scribe Sarapion.
Location of Composition Aswan / Syene Upper Egypt, 1st nome Egypt (Certainty: high)
Comments on Text new edition***
Multilingualism Monolingual Script = Language
Gender Man
Religion unknown



Transcription Translation Pictures
1Φ̣λάουιος Εὐτ̣υ̣χ̣ὴς μισθ(ωτὴς) 1ed. Φλάουιος ̣ ̣ ̣
2ἱερᾶς πύλης Σ̣ο̣ήνης καὶ
3Λονγῖνος Κ̣ρίσπος 2ed. [ -?- ]
4καὶ οἱ σὺ̣ν̣ αὐτῶι ἐπιτ(ηρηταὶ) 3 ed. [ -?- ]
5διὰ Σαραπίων̣ος βοηθ(οῦ).
6διέγραψ̣εν Παπρεμείθης 4ed. [ -?- ]
7Παχνου -?-
8(traces) -?-
9(traces) -?-
10(traces) -?-
11(traces) -?-

1 ed. Φλάουιος ̣ ̣ ̣
2 ed. [ -?- ]
3 ed. [ -?- ]
4 ed. [ -?- ]
1Flavius Eutyches, tax farmer
2of the Sacred Gate of Syene, and
3Longinus Crispus
4and his associate supervisors,
5through Sarapion, assistant.
6Thus has paid Papremithes,
7son of Pachnoubis? ---
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Places (read out from edition)
  • Σ̣ο̣ή (places.xml#8)
  • νης (places.xml#8)

    People mentioned in Text

    ID gender en normiert original Language Functions in Texts
    13095 man Flavius Eutyches misthotes, freedman of Flavius Pansa Φλάουιος Εὐτυχὴς, ἀπελεύθερος Φλαουίου Πάν̣σα̣ Greek, Ancient



    RulerID Regnal Year MonthID Day Date of the Text Gregorian Date dating_comment
    Hadrian 125 CE 127 CE dating according to collectors' term of office in year 10-12 of Hadrian;



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    DatasetID 310177
    last Change 29.07.2022
    Trismegistos 72862
    Papyri.info ddbdp/o.bodl;2;2228A
    Author Ruth Duttenhöfer
    Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
    (CC BY-NC-SA)
    Data set citation Data set 310177 (= Ostr. Oxford Bodl. Gr. Inscr. 6), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: Ruth Duttenhöfer.