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Ostr. Private Collection Rocher X

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Inventory Number Ostr. Private Collection Rocher X
Publication Number O.Wilck. 233
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]
Date of Acquisition for the Intitution between 1851 and


Object Type ostracon
Dating between 157 and
Criteria for Dating date in text
Range of Preservation complete

Text Basic Information

Localization of Text on Object convex (outside)
Inks and Pigments carbon ink monochrome black
Range of Preservation (Text) complete
State of Preservation (Text) no photo available
Script, Primary Greek
Language, Primary Greek, Ancient
Comments on Handwriting documentary, hand of Serenus
  recto verso
Quantity of Lines 6
Quantity of Columns 1


Text Content

Modern Title Receipt for unknown tax
Ancient Scribe(s) of Text
Text Types
  • documentary
  • documentary | receipt | tax receipt
Summary of Content Receipt of the tax farmer Stlaccius through his assistant Serenos for incertain tax of year 21 of Antoninus, paid by Panapotis, son of Ammonios and the mother Thinnesis
Location of Composition Aswan / Syene Upper Egypt, 1st nome Egypt (Certainty: high)
Multilingualism Monolingual Script = Language
Gender Man Woman
Comment on Gender mother in filiation
Religion unknown



Transcription Translation Pictures
1Στλάκκιος μισθωτὴς ἱερᾶς πύλης Σοήνης
2διὰ Σερήνου βοηθοῦ. διέγραψεν Παναπῶτις
3Ἀμμωνίου μητρος Θινῆσις 1l. Θιν<ν>ῆσις
4πὲρ ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣
5 ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ (ἔτους) κα Ἀντωνείνου
6Καίσαρος τοῦ κυρίου Ἁθὺρ κ.

1 l. Θιν<ν>ῆσις
1Stlaccius, tax farmer of the Sacred Gate of Syene,
2through the assistant Serenus. Thus has paid Panapotis,
3son of Ammonios and the mother Thinnesis,
4for ---
5--- Year 21 of Antoninus
6Caesar the lord, Hathyr 20.
Places (read out from edition)
  • Σοήνης (places.xml#8)

    People mentioned in Text

    ID gender en normiert original Language Functions in Texts
    4358 man Panapotis, son of Ammonios and Thinnesis Παναπῶτις Ἀμμωνίου Θιννῆσις Greek, Ancient



    RulerID Regnal Year MonthID Day Date of the Text Gregorian Date dating_comment
    Antoninus Pius 21 Hathyr 20 157 November 16 CE date in text;




    DatasetID 310289
    last Change 29.07.2022
    Trismegistos 76800
    Papyri.info ddbdp/o.wilck;;233
    Author Ruth Duttenhöfer
    Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
    (CC BY-NC-SA)
    Data set citation Data set 310289 (= Ostr. Private Collection Rocher X), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: Ruth Duttenhöfer.