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Ostr. Moskva, Pushkinskij muzej I.1.d. X

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Inventory Number Ostr. Moskva, Pushkinskij muzej I.1.d. X
Publication Number SB 13205 = O.Erem. 28
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 119 and
Criteria for Dating date in text
Range of Preservation incomplete
State of Preservation broken at right

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 right
Script, Primary Greek
Language, Primary Greek, Ancient
Comments on Handwriting documentary, hand 1 unknown; signature of Antonios Malchaios
  recto verso
Quantity of Lines 8
Quantity of Columns 1


Text Content

Modern Title receipt for harbour dues (enhormion)
Ancient Scribe(s) of Text
Text Types
  • documentary
  • documentary | receipt
  • documentary | receipt | tax receipt
Summary of Content Receipt of Antonios Malchaios, head of the harbour guard of Syene, for harbour fees (enhormion) covering the months Pachon up to Mesore, paid by Sansnos, son of Maecianus; with signature of Antonios Malchaios
Location of Composition Aswan / Syene Upper Egypt, 1st nome Egypt (Certainty: high)
Comments on Text corr. Reiter, 301-302; Aly 2021.
Multilingualism Monolingual Script = Language
Gender Man
Religion unknown



Transcription Translation Pictures
1Ἀντώνιος Μαλχαῖος ὁ ἀσχολούμε-
2νος τὴν ὁρμοφυλακίαν Σοήνης
3Σ̣α̣ν̣σ̣ν̣ῶτι 1ed. ̣ ̣ ̣ῶτι; cf. Reiter, 301 Μαικιανοῦ2 cf. Aly 2021 χαίρειν. ἀπέχω π(αρὰ) σοῦ
4τὸ ἐνόρμιον ἀγωγίων ὧν ἐποιή(σου) ἀπὸ
5Παχὼν ἕως Μεσορὴ λ̅ τοῦ γ (ἔτους)
6Ἁδριανοῦ Καίσαρος τοῦ κυρίου
7Μεσορ̣ὴ λ̅. Ἀντώνιος
8Μαλχαῖος ἀπέχω.

1 ed. ̣ ̣ ̣ῶτι; cf. Reiter, 301
2 cf. Aly 2021
1Antonius Malchaios, in charge
2of the harbour guard of Syene,
3to Sansnos, son of Maecianus, greeting. I have received from you
4the harbour fees for the cargoes you have made from
5Pachon to Mesore 30 of year 3
6of Hadrian Caesar the lord,
7Mesore 30. (had 2) Antonius
8Malchaios, I have recieved.
Places (read out from edition)
  • Σοή (places.xml#8)

    People mentioned in Text

    ID gender en normiert original Language Functions in Texts
    15530 man Antonios Malchaios Ἀντῶνις Μαλχαοῖς Greek, Ancient



    RulerID Regnal Year MonthID Day Date of the Text Gregorian Date dating_comment
    Hadrian 03 Mesore 30 119 August 23 CE date in text;




    DatasetID 310270
    last Change 29.07.2022
    Trismegistos 18292
    Papyri.info ddbdp/o.erem;;28
    Author Ruth Duttenhöfer
    Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
    (CC BY-NC-SA)
    Data set citation Data set 310270 (= Ostr. Moskva, Pushkinskij muzej I.1.d. X), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: Ruth Duttenhöfer.