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Ostr. München, SMÄK ÄS 887

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Collection München, Staatliches Museum Ägyptischer Kunst
Inventory Number Ostr. München, SMÄK ÄS 887
Publication Number ined.
Current Location München, Staatliches Museum Ägyptischer Kunst
Publication Status unpublished

Origin / Provenance

Ancient Provenance Site Elephantine (Ꜣbw; Yb; YbꜢ; YbꜤ; Ἐλεφαντίνη, יב , ⲉⲓⲏⲃ) [Trismegistos]
Certainty: unknown
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 1890 and 1910


Object Type ostracon
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 upper rigth corner
Script, Primary Greek
Language, Primary Greek, Ancient
Comments on Handwriting documentary, hand of Domitios Phannianos
Comments on Text Layout lower half of sherd empty
  recto verso
Quantity of Lines 7
Quantity of Columns 1
Line Lenght (in mm) 69
Column Height (in mm) 34
Line Distance 69+y x 34


Text Content

Modern Title receipt for contribution (merismos)
Ancient Scribe(s) of Text
Text Types
  • documentary
  • documentary | receipt
  • documentary | receipt | tax receipt
Summary of Content receipt for merismos from the praktores Domitios Phannianos and Germanos, paid by NN---, son of Thotomous
Location of Composition Elephantine Upper Egypt, 1st nome Egypt (Certainty: high)
Multilingualism Monolingual Script = Language
Gender Man
Religion unknown



Transcription Translation Pictures
1Δομίτιος Φανν̣ι̣α̣ν̣ὸς καὶ Γερ-
2μαν̣ὸ̣ς πράκτορες ἀργυρικῶν Ἐλεφαν̣τ(ίνης). διέ-
3γραψεν Φ ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣
4Θω̣τομο̣ῦ̣τος μη̣τ̣ρὸς Σε̣ ̣ ̣ ̣-
5λατος ῥυπαρὰς (δραχμὰς) δ ὑπὲρ μερισμοῦ
6ιγ (ἔτους) Ἀντωνίνου Καίσαρος τοῦ κυρίου
7Παχὼν κ̣̅β̅.
1Domitius Fannianus and Ger-
2manus, collectors of money taxes at Elephantine. Thus has
3paid Ph---,
4son of Thotomous and the mother Sen---
5---, brutto, 4 dr. for the contribution
6of year 13 of Antoninus Caesar the lord,
7Pachon 22.
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Places (read out from edition)
  • Ἐλεφαν̣ (places.xml#3)
  • τ(ίνης) (places.xml#3)

    People mentioned in Text

    ID gender en normiert original Language Functions in Texts
    30560 man ---, son of Thotomous and the moter Se---las Φ ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ Θω̣τομο̣ῦ̣τος μη̣τ̣ρὸς Σε̣ ̣ ̣ ̣λατος pre-Coptic Egyptian / Greek



    RulerID Regnal Year MonthID Day Date of the Text Gregorian Date dating_comment
    Antoninus Pius 13 Pachons 22 150 May 17 CE date in text;



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    previousely unpublished


    DatasetID 311031
    last Change 29.07.2022
    Author Ruth Duttenhöfer
    Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
    (CC BY-NC-SA)
    Data set citation Data set 311031 (= Ostr. München, SMÄK ÄS 887), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: Ruth Duttenhöfer.