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Ostr. St. Petersburg, Hermitage O. 130

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Inventory Number Ostr. St. Petersburg, Hermitage O. 130
Publication Number SB 13184 = O.Erem. 6
Publication Status (unknown)

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 167 and
Criteria for Dating date in text
Range of Preservation incomplete
State of Preservation broken at left

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 left
Script, Primary Greek
Language, Primary Greek, Ancient
Comments on Handwriting documentary, hand of Serenus
  recto verso
Quantity of Lines 5
Quantity of Columns 1


Text Content

Modern Title Receipt for poll tax (laographia)
Ancient Scribe(s) of Text
Text Types
  • documentary
  • documentary | receipt
  • documentary | receipt | tax receipt
Summary of Content Receipt of Hierax and Herodes, supervisors of the Sacred Gate of Syene, through the assistant Serenus, for poll tax of year 8 of Marc Aurel and Verus, paid by Petorzmethis, son of Pe---.
Location of Composition Aswan / Syene Upper Egypt, 1st nome Egypt (Certainty: high)
Comments on Text photo missing. l. 1 supplied epiteretai Hierax + Herodes, check hand
Multilingualism Monolingual Script = Language
Gender Man
Religion unknown



Transcription Translation Pictures
1Ἵεραξ καὶ Ἡρώδης 1ed. [ ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣]η ἐπιτηρηταὶ ἱερᾶς πύλης Σοήνης
2δι(ὰ) Σερή(νου) βοηθοῦ. δι̣έγραψε Πετορζμῆθις Πε-
3 ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ς ὑπὲρ λαογραφίας η (ἔτους) δραχμὰς ὀκ-
4τὼ (γίνονται) (δραχμαὶ) η. (ἔτους) η Ἀντωνίνου καὶ Οὐήρου
5τῶν κυρίων Παῦνι α̅.

1 ed. [ ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣]η
1Hierax and Herodes, supervisors of the Sacred Gate of Syene,
2through Serenos, assistant. Thus has paid Petorzmethis, son of Pe-
3---, for poll tax of year 8, eight drachmas,
4= 8 dr. Year 8 of Antoninus and Verus
5the lords, Payni 1.
Places (read out from edition)
  • Σοήνης (places.xml#8)

    People mentioned in Text

    ID gender en normiert original Language Functions in Texts
    12505 man Herodes epiteretes Herodes Greek, Ancient



    RulerID Regnal Year MonthID Day Date of the Text Gregorian Date dating_comment
    Marcus Aurelius + Verus 08 Payni 01 168 May 26 CE date in text ;




    DatasetID 310222
    last Change 29.07.2022
    Trismegistos 18323
    Papyri.info ddbdp/o.erem;;6
    Author Ruth Duttenhöfer
    Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
    (CC BY-NC-SA)
    Data set citation Data set 310222 (= Ostr. St. Petersburg, Hermitage O. 130), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: Ruth Duttenhöfer.