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Ostr. Paris, AIBL Clermont-Ganneau no. 182

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Inventory Number Ostr. Paris, AIBL Clermont-Ganneau no. 182
Publication Number Mémoires 35 no. 182;
Current Location Paris, Académie des Inscriptions et Belles-Lettres
Publication Permission Status no permission for publication necessary
Publication Status published

Origin / Provenance

Ancient Provenance Site Elephantine (Ꜣbw; Yb; YbꜢ; YbꜤ; Ἐλεφαντίνη, יב , ⲉⲓⲏⲃ) [Trismegistos]
Ancient Provenance District Upper Egypt, 1st nome (Ombites) [Trismegistos]
Type of Discovery archaeological excavation
Date of Discovery
Term. Ante / Post Quem Non
between 22 2 1908 and
Finder (= First Purchaser) Clermont-Ganneau, Charles
Location of Find / Purchase in Egypt Elephantine
District of Find / Purchase in Egypt Upper Egypt, 1st nome (Ombites) [Trismegistos]


Object Type ostracon
Range of Preservation complete
Mounting (unknown)
Comments on Object Erasure. Mesurements and remarks from publication. Lozachmeur: cv: 5YR6/4 ; cc: 5YR6/4.

Text Basic Information

Localization of Text on Object convex (outside)
Text-Localization, Addendum cv parallel.
Script, Primary Aramaic, Imperial
Language, Primary Aramaic, Imperial
Comments on Handwriting Lozachmeur hand IIIb (comparable with a letter with the same name NTN dated from the end of the V s. - Sachau, APO 44, p. 43, pl. 37, no P13456 and TADAE 1, A4.4).
  recto verso
Quantity of Lines x+3+y


Text Content

Modern Title Name List / Jar Label
Text Types
  • documentary
  • Documentary | Jar Label
  • documentary | list | name list
Location of Composition Elephantine / Syene (Certainty: high)
Multilingualism Monolingual
Gender Man
Religion unknown
Religion, further unknown



Transcription Translation Pictures
HL (variants)
cv. 01. ‮[...] נתנ בר ◦[...]
cv. 02. ‮[...]מנחמ ב[ר...]
cv. 03. ‮[...י]הודי[א זי...]
1נתנ בר ◦
2מנחמ בר
3הודיא (בר)
1Natan son of ◦[...]
2Menaḥem [son of ...]
3Hôdya⸢ˀ⸣[ son of ...]
Places (read out from edition)


People mentioned in Text

ID gender en normiert original Language Functions in Texts
39995 man Hôdyaˀ son of ... הודיא (בר) ... Aramaic, Imperial



RulerID Regnal Year MonthID Day Date of the Text Gregorian Date dating_comment
-525 BCE -399 BCE ;







DatasetID 313066
last Change 29.07.2022
Author James D. Moore, Emil Joubert (metadata)
Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
Data set citation Data set 313066 (= Ostr. Paris, AIBL Clermont-Ganneau no. 182), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: James D. Moore, Emil Joubert (metadata) .