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Ostr. London, Petrie Museum UC 71125

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Collection London, Petrie Museum, University College
Inventory Number Ostr. London, Petrie Museum UC 71125
Publication Number O.Petr. Mus. 236
Current Location London, Petrie 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 149 and 150
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 Ammonios I
  recto verso
Quantity of Lines 7
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 the tax farmer Stlaccius through his assistant Ammonios, for poll tax of year 13 of Antoninus, paid NN, son of NN and Thinpachompasenis? . Museum: "Pottery body sherd with parts of 6 lines of Greek (?) in black on exterior."
Location of Composition Aswan / Syene Upper Egypt, 1st nome Egypt (Certainty: high)
Comments on Text ok name of mother supplied, name incertain
Multilingualism Monolingual Script = Language
Gender Man Woman
Comment on Gender mother in filiation
Religion unknown



Transcription Translation Pictures
1Στλάκκιος μισθ̣ωτὴς ἱερᾶς πύλης Σοήνης
2διὰ Ἀμμωνείου βοηθοῦ. διέγραψεν Θ̣ε-
3-ca. 5? - Ἁρσ? μητρὸς Θινπαχομ-
4πασήν̣ι̣ος ὑπὲρ λαογραφίας δραχμὰς
5δεκαεπτὀβ̣ολὸν (γίνονται) (δραχμαὶ) ιζ (ὀβολὸς) τοῦ ιγ (ἔτους)
6Ἀντωνείνου Καίσαρος τ̣οῦ κυρίου
7 vac. ?ε̣ ̣ ̣ -?
1Stlaccius, tax farmer of the Sacred Gate of Soene,
2through Ammonios, assistant. Thus has paid The-
3---, son of Hars---? and the mother Thinpachom-
4pasenis?, for poll tax
5seventeen drachmas one obol, = 17 dr. 1 ob. of the year 13
6of Antoninus Caesar the lord
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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
    12570 man Ammonios I scribe Αμμωνιος Greek, Ancient



    RulerID Regnal Year MonthID Day Date of the Text Gregorian Date dating_comment
    Antoninus Pius 13 149 CE 150 CE date in text;



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    DatasetID 310259
    last Change 29.07.2022
    Trismegistos 169761
    Papyri.info ddbdp/o.petr.mus;;236
    Author Ruth Duttenhöfer
    Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
    (CC BY-NC-SA)
    Data set citation Data set 310259 (= Ostr. London, Petrie Museum UC 71125), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: Ruth Duttenhöfer.