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Ostr. München, BSB X

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Inventory Number Ostr. München, BSB X
Publication Number O.Wilck. 300
Current Location (unknown)
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 176 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 of Marcus Annius Nemonianus, no photo
  recto verso
Quantity of Lines 9
Quantity of Columns 1


Text Content

Modern Title receipt for the third of Behen-nuts
Ancient Scribe(s) of Text
Text Types
  • documentary
  • documentary | receipt
  • documentary | receipt | tax receipt
Summary of Content Receipt of Ma---? and associate supervisors (epiteretai) of the Sacred Gate of Syene, through Marcus Annius Nemonianus, collector (apaitetes), for the Third of Behen-nuts (myrobalanon) of the nome of the harvest of year 15 of Marc Aurel, paid by Poueris, son of Petorzmethis on the name of Pa--- in year 16.
Location of Composition Aswan / Syene Upper Egypt, 1st nome Egypt (Certainty: high)
Multilingualism Monolingual Script = Language
Gender Man
Religion unknown



Transcription Translation Pictures
1Μα ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ καὶ οἱ σὺν αὐτῷ
2ἐπιτηρητα ἱερᾶς πύλης Σοήνης
3διʼ ἐμοῦ Μάρκου Ἀννίου Νε-
4μωνιανοῦ παιτητοῦ. ἐμέ-
5τρησεν Πουῆρις Πετορζ-
6μῆτις ὑπὲρ (τρίτης) νομοῦ μυροβ(αλάνων) γενή-
7ματος ιε (ἔτους) ὀνόματος Πα ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣
8καὶ ἀδελφῶν τὸ ἐπιβάλλον
9σοι μέρος. (ἔτους) ιϛ Μεσορὴ ̣ ̣.
1Ma--- and his associate
2supervisors of the Sacred Gate of Syene,
3through me, Marcus Annius Ne-
4monianus, collector. Thus has
5measured Poueris, son of Petor-
6zmethis, for the third of the nome for behen-nuts of the
7harvest of year 15, on account of Pa---
8and his brothers, the appropriate
9part due to you. Year 16, Mesore ?.
Places (read out from edition)
  • Σοήνης (places.xml#8)

    People mentioned in Text

    ID gender en normiert original Language Functions in Texts
    29600 man Ma--- epiteretes Μα ̣ ̣ ̣[ (not identified)



    RulerID Regnal Year MonthID Day Date of the Text Gregorian Date dating_comment
    Marcus Aurelius 16 Mesore 176 July 25 CE 176 August 23 CE date in text;




    DatasetID 310275
    last Change 29.07.2022
    Trismegistos 76863
    Papyri.info ddbdp/o.wilck;;300
    Author Ruth Duttenhöfer
    Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
    (CC BY-NC-SA)
    Data set citation Data set 310275 (= Ostr. München, BSB X), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: Ruth Duttenhöfer.