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Ostr. Paris, Louvre OGL 0604

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Collection Paris, Musée National du Louvre
Inventory Number Ostr. Paris, Louvre OGL 0604
Publication Number O.Wilck. 234
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 158 and
Criteria for Dating date in text
Range of Preservation incomplete
State of Preservation small fragment at upper left corner broken off

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) small fragment at upper left corner broken off
Script, Primary Greek
Language, Primary Greek, Ancient
Comments on Handwriting documentary, hand of Serenos
  recto verso
Quantity of Lines 10+y
Quantity of Columns 1


Text Content

Modern Title Receipt for poll tax (laographia)
Ancient Archives none
Ancient Scribe(s) of Text
Text Types
  • documentary
  • documentary | receipt
  • documentary | receipt | tax receipt
Summary of Content Receipt of the tax farmer Stlaccius through his assistant Serenos for poll tax of year 20 of Antoninus, paid in several installments by Patrasnouphis, son of Patrasnouphis and Tanapotis
Location of Composition Aswan / Syene Upper Egypt, 1st nome Egypt (Certainty: high)
Comments on Text corr. l. 3 // = father's name l. Patrasnouphios
Multilingualism Monolingual Script = Language
Gender Man Woman
Comment on Gender mother in filiation
Religion unknown



Transcription Translation Pictures
1Στλάκκιος μισθωτὴς ἱερᾶς
2πύλ(ης) Σοήνης διὰ Σερήνου βοηθοῦ. διέγραψεν
3Πατρανσνοῦφις // 1l. Πατρανσνούφιος μητρὸς Ταναπώτιος
4ὑπὲρ λαογραφίας κ (ἔτους) ἐπὶ λόγου δραχμὰς ἑπτὰ τριώβολον
5(γίνονται) (δραχμαὶ) ζ (τριώβολον). (ἔτους) κ Ἀντωνείνου Καίσαρος
6τοῦ κυρίου Παχὼν ι̅γ̅. Μεσορὴ κ̅β̅
7ὁ αὐτὸς διέγραψεν ὑπὲρ λαογραφίας δραχμὰς τέσσαρες
8(γίνονται) (δραχμαὶ) δ διὰ Σερήνου νεωτέρου αὐτὸς Ἁδρια-
9νοῦ κ̅ζ̅ ὑπὲρ λαογραφίας (δραχμὴν) α (πεντώβολον). ὁ αὐτὸς ὁμοίως
10Μεχὲρ ι̅δ̅ ὑπὲρ λαογραφίας(δραχμὰς) β (τριώβολον). ὁ αὐτὸς κ̅θ̅ ὑπὲρ
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1 l. Πατρανσνούφιος
1Stlaccius, tax farmer of the Sacred
2Gate of Syene, through Serenos, assistant. Thus has paid
3Patrasnouphis, son of Patrasnouphis and the mother Tanapotis,
4for poll tax of year 20, on account, seven drachmas three obols,
5= 7 dr. 3 ob. Year 20 of Antoninus Caesar
6the lord, Pachon 13. (hand 2) On Mesore 22,
7the same paid for poll tax four drachmas,
8= 4 dr. through Serenos, the younger. (hand 1) the same, on Hadrianos
927 for poll tax 1 dr. 5 ob. The same, ditto,
10on Mechir 14, for (poll tax) 2 dr. 3 ob. The same on 29th for ---
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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
    29165 man Patrasnouphis // son of Patrasnouphis and Tanapotis Πατρανσνοῦφις // l. Πατρανσνούφιος met. Ταναπώτιος pre-Coptic Egyptian / Greek



    RulerID Regnal Year MonthID Day Date of the Text Gregorian Date dating_comment
    Antoninus Pius 21 Mecheir 14 158 February 8 CE date in text;



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    DatasetID 310232
    last Change 29.07.2022
    Trismegistos 76801
    Papyri.info ddbdp/o.wilck;;234
    Author Ruth Duttenhöfer
    Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
    (CC BY-NC-SA)
    Data set citation Data set 310232 (= Ostr. Paris, Louvre OGL 0604), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: Ruth Duttenhöfer.