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Ostr. München, SMÄK ÄS 848

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Collection München, Staatliches Museum Ägyptischer Kunst
Inventory Number Ostr. München, SMÄK ÄS 848
Publication Number O.Wilck. 177
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 1890 and 1910


Object Type ostracon
Dating of Object Roman
Dating between 140 and 141
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 Pachompsachis
Comments on Text Layout 8 lines
  recto verso
Quantity of Lines 8
Quantity of Columns 1


Text Content

Modern Title receipt for unidentified tax
Ancient Scribe(s) of Text
Text Types
  • documentary
  • documentary | receipt
  • documentary | receipt | tax receipt
Summary of Content Receipt of Valerios Marion and his associate supervisors (epiteretai) through the assistant Pachompsachis for unknown tax, paid by Zmentpos?, son of Petorzmethis and Tisatis, in year 4 of Antoninus.
Location of Composition Aswan / Syene Upper Egypt, 1st nome Egypt (Certainty: high)
Comments on Text corr. l. 4: Zmentpos, l. 7: year 4! and date: 140-141
Multilingualism Monolingual Script = Language
Gender Man Woman
Comment on Gender mother in filiation
Religion unknown



Transcription Translation Pictures
1Οὐαλέριος Μαρίων καὶ οἱ σὺν
2αὐτ(ῷ) ἐπιτηρηταὶ ἱερᾶς πύλης Σοήνης
3διὰ Παχομψᾶχις βοηθοῦ. διέγρ(αψεν)
4Ζμεν̣τ̣π̣ῶς 1ed. Traces ε ̣τ̣ ̣ ̣εὺς Πετορζμήθ(ου)
5μητρὸς Τισᾶτις ὑπὲρ ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣
6δραχμὰς δέκα δύο ̣ ̣ (γίνονται) (δραχμαὶ) ιβ ̣ ̣
7(ἔτους) δ̣ 2ed. // Ἀντωνίνου
8Καίσαρος τοῦ κυρίου ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣

1 ed. Traces ε ̣τ̣ ̣ ̣εὺς
2 ed. //
1Valerius Marion and his associate
2supervisors of the Sacred Gate of Syene
3through Pachompsachis, assistant. Thus has paid
4Zmentpos, son of Petorzmethis
5and the mother Tisatis, for ---
6for twelve drachmas ---?, = 12 Dr. ---?
7Year 4 of Antoninus
8Caesar the lord ---
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Places (read out from edition)
  • Σοήν (places.xml#8)

    People mentioned in Text

    ID gender en normiert original Language Functions in Texts
    12740 man Pachompsachis scribe Παχομψᾶχις boethos Greek, Ancient



    RulerID Regnal Year MonthID Day Date of the Text Gregorian Date dating_comment
    Antoninus Pius 04 140 CE 141 CE date in text;



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    DatasetID 311048
    last Change 29.07.2022
    Papyri.info ddbdp/o.wilcken;;177
    Author Ruth Duttenhöfer
    Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
    (CC BY-NC-SA)
    Data set citation Data set 311048 (= Ostr. München, SMÄK ÄS 848), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: Ruth Duttenhöfer.