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Ostr. Paris, Louvre OGL 0610

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Collection Paris, Musée National du Louvre
Inventory Number Ostr. Paris, Louvre OGL 0610
Publication Number O.Wilck. 298
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 173 and
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 of Marcus Annius Nemonianus
  recto verso
Quantity of Lines 10
Quantity of Columns 1


Text Content

Modern Title Receipt for Behen nuts
Ancient Archives none
Ancient Scribe(s) of Text
Text Types
  • documentary
  • documentary | receipt
  • documentary | receipt | tax receipt
Summary of Content Receipt of Tithoetion and collegues, supervisors (epiteretai) of the Sacred Gate of Syene, through Marcus Annius Nemonianus, collector (apaitetes), for the Third of Behen-nuts (myrobalanon) of the nome of the harvest of year 12 of Marc Aurel, paid in kind (matia) by Panapotis, son of Ammonios, on account of Peteptesetis, son of Poueris.
Location of Composition Aswan / Syene Upper Egypt, 1st nome Egypt (Certainty: high)
Comments on Text corr. l. 5: nom(?) = nom(ou)
Multilingualism Monolingual Script = Language
Gender Man
Religion unknown



Transcription Translation Pictures
1Τιθοητίων καὶ οἱ σὺν αὐτῷ ἐπι-
2τηρηταὶ ἱερᾶς πύλης Σοήνης διὰ
3Μάρκου Ἀννίου Νεμωνιανοῦ ἀπαι-
4τητοῦ. ἐμέτρησεν Παναπῶτις
5Ἀμμωνίου ὑπὲρ γ̅ 1l. τρίτης νομοῦ μυροβαλάνων
6γενήματος ιβ (ἔτους) ὀνόματος
7Πετεπτεσῆτις Πουήρεως τὸ ἐπι-
8βάλλον σοι μέρος. (ἔτους) ιγ Αὐρηλίου
9Ἀντωνίνου Καίσαρος τοῦ κυρίου
10Φαμενὼθ ϛ̅.

1 l. τρίτης
1Tithoetion and his associate super-
2visors of the Sacred Gate of Syene, through
3Marcus Annius Nemonianus, collector.
4Thus has paid Panapotis,
5son of Ammnios, for the third of the nome for behen-nuts
6of the harvest of year 12, on the name
7Peteptesetis, son of Poueris, the share
8due to you. Year 13 of Aurelius
9Antoninus Caesar the lord,
10Phamenoth 6.
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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
    15400 man Marcus Annius Nemonianus Μάρκου Ἀννίου Νεμωνιανοῦ Greek, Ancient



    RulerID Regnal Year MonthID Day Date of the Text Gregorian Date dating_comment
    Marcus Aurelius 13 Phamenoth 06 173 March 2 CE date in text;



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    DatasetID 310180
    last Change 29.07.2022
    Trismegistos 76861
    Papyri.info ddbdp/o.wilck;;298
    Author Ruth Duttenhöfer
    Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
    (CC BY-NC-SA)
    Data set citation Data set 310180 (= Ostr. Paris, Louvre OGL 0610), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: Ruth Duttenhöfer.