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Ostr. München, SMÄK ÄS 894

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Collection München, Staatliches Museum Ägyptischer Kunst
Inventory Number Ostr. München, SMÄK ÄS 894
Publication Number ined.

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
Dating between 148 and 149
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, surface damaged
Script, Primary Greek
Language, Primary Greek, Ancient
Comments on Handwriting documentary, hand of scribe of Domitius Fannianus
Comments on Text Layout 6 lines
  recto verso
Quantity of Lines 6
Quantity of Columns 1


Text Content

Modern Title Receipt for contribution (merimos)
Ancient Scribe(s) of Text
Text Types
  • documentary
  • documentary | receipt
  • documentary | receipt | tax receipt
Summary of Content Receipt of Domitios Fannianus and Germanus collectors of money taxes for merismos of year 12 of Antoninus, paid by Pe---, son of Pachnoubis
Location of Composition Elephantine Upper Egypt, 1st nome Egypt (Certainty: high)
Multilingualism Monolingual Script = Language
Gender Man
Religion unknown



Transcription Translation Pictures
1Δομίτιος Φαννιανὸς καὶ Γ̣ερμανὸς
2πράκτορες ἀργυρικῶν Ἐλεφαντίνης. διέγραψεν Πε̣τ- -?-
3Π̣α̣χνούβεως ὑ̣π̣ὲ̣ρ̣ τιμ̣ῆ̣ς̣ δημο(σίου)
4φοίνικος γενήματος ια (ἔτους) ῥυπαρὰς
5δραχμὰς τέσσαρες (διώβολον) (ἡμιωβέλιον), (γίνονται) (δραχμαὶ) δ (διώβολος) (ἡμιωβέλιον).
6(ἔτους) ιβ Ἀντωνίνου Καίσαρος -?-
1Domitius Fannianus and Germanus,
2collectors of money taxes at Elephantine. Thus has paid Pet---
3son of Pachnoubis, for the price of public
4dates of the harvest of year 11, brutto,
5four drachmas 2 1/2 obols, = 4 dr. 2 1/2 ob.
6Year 12 of Antoninus Caesar ---
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Places (read out from edition)
  • Ἐλεφαντίνης (places.xml#3)

    People mentioned in Text

    ID gender en normiert original Language Functions in Texts
    12655 man Domitius Fannianus praktor Δομιτιος Φαννιανος Latin



    RulerID Regnal Year MonthID Day Date of the Text Gregorian Date dating_comment
    Antoninus Pius 12 148 CE 149 CE date in text;



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    DatasetID 311034
    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 311034 (= Ostr. München, SMÄK ÄS 894), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: Ruth Duttenhöfer.