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Ostr. Berlin P. 325

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Collection Berlin, Ägyptisches Museum und Papyrussammlung, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, SPK (P)
Inventory Number Ostr. Berlin P. 325
Publication Number O.Wilck. 285
Current Location magazine
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 (unknown)
Certainty: high
Finder (= First Purchaser) (unknown)
Certainty: high
District of Find / Purchase in Egypt Upper Egypt, 1st nome (Ombites) [Trismegistos]
Type of Acquisition for the Intitution donation
Date of Acquisition for the Intitution between 1879 and
Transferor (Seller, Previous Owner) Travers, Consul Gustav
Certainty: high
Buyer (Currently Housing Institution) Erman, Adolf
Certainty: high


Object Type ostracon
Dating between 100 and 199
Criteria for Dating palaeography
Range of Preservation incomplete
State of Preservation broken at lower left corner

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 lower left coerner
Script, Primary Greek
Language, Primary Greek, Ancient
Comments on Handwriting documentary, hand unknown
  recto verso
Quantity of Lines 8
Quantity of Columns 1


Text Content

Modern Title Receipt for the price of public dates (time demosiou phoinikos) and telesmata
Ancient Scribe(s) of Text
Text Types
  • documentary | receipt | tax receipt
Summary of Content Receipt of Hatpechnoumis, son of Papremithes, candidate (praktor), and Kornelis Sarapammon, former praktor for money taxes at Syene, for the price of public dates and a telesmata, paid by Papremithes, a stone cutter on account of Cherechnomis, son of Petorzmethis.
Location of Composition Aswan / Syene Upper Egypt, 1st nome Egypt (Certainty: high)
Comments on Text korr.
Multilingualism Monolingual Script = Language
Gender Man
Religion unknown



Transcription Translation Pictures
1Ἀτπεχνοῦμις Παπρεμίθου
2ἐν κλήρωι καὶ Κορνῆλις Σαρα-
3παμὼν γενόμενος πράκτωρ ἀργυρικῶν Σοήνης. διέγραψεν
4Παπρεμίθης λάξος ὑπὲρ τιμῆς δημοσίου
5φοίνικος καὶ τελεσμάτων 1ed. τέλ(ους) ὀνόματος Χαερεχνού-
6μιος Πετορζμήθιος ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ β (ἔτους) ἄλλας δραχμὰς
7- ca.10 -υ ̣ ̣ Ἁδριαν-
8οῦ - ca.11 -

1 ed. τέλ(ους)
1Hatpechnoumis, son of Papremithes,
2candidate (praktor), and Cornelius Sara-
3pammon, former praktor of money taxes at Syene. Thus has paid
4Papremithes, the stone cutter, for the price of public
5dates and for telesmata, on account of Chaerechnou-
6mis, son of Petorzmethis --- of year 2, further drachmas
7---, (year ?), Hadrianos
Places (read out from edition)
  • Σοήνης (places.xml#8)

    People mentioned in Text

    ID gender en normiert original Language Functions in Texts
    26915 man Chaerechnoumis, son of Petorzmethis Χαερεχνούμιος Πετορζμήθιος pre-Coptic Egyptian / Greek



    RulerID Regnal Year MonthID Day Date of the Text Gregorian Date dating_comment
    02 Hadrianos 200 CE 300 CE palaeographical dating, year 2 mentioned, telesmata only after Septimius Severus;




    DatasetID 310247
    last Change 15.08.2022
    Trismegistos 76850
    Papyri.info ddbdp/o.wilck;;285
    Author Ruth Duttenhöfer
    Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
    (CC BY-NC-SA)
    Data set citation Data set 310247 (= Ostr. Berlin P. 325), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: Ruth Duttenhöfer.