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Ostr. Paris, Louvre OGL 0412

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Collection Paris, Musée National du Louvre
Inventory Number Ostr. Paris, Louvre OGL 0412
Publication Number ined.
Current Location Paris, Musée National du Louvre
Publication Permission Status permission for publication assigned
Publication Status unpublished

Origin / Provenance

Ancient Provenance Site Elephantine (Ꜣbw; Yb; YbꜢ; YbꜤ; Ἐλεφαντίνη, יב , ⲉⲓⲏⲃ) [Trismegistos]
Certainty: high
Ancient Provenance District Upper Egypt, 1st nome (Ombites) [Trismegistos]
Type of Discovery archaeological excavation
Certainty: high
Finder (= First Purchaser) Clermont-Ganneau, Charles
Certainty: high
Location of Find / Purchase in Egypt Elephantine
District of Find / Purchase in Egypt Upper Egypt, 1st nome (Ombites) [Trismegistos]
Type of Acquisition for the Intitution excavation finds
Buyer (Currently Housing Institution) Tuckett, Francis Fox
Certainty: high


Object Type ostracon
Dating between 132 and
Criteria for Dating date in text
Range of Preservation complete
State of Preservation surface damaged

Text Basic Information

Localization of Text on Object convex (outside)
Inks and Pigments carbon ink monochrome black
Range of Preservation (Text) complete
Script, Primary Greek
Language, Primary Greek, Ancient
Comments on Handwriting documentary, hand of Phanophis
  recto verso
Quantity of Lines 6
Quantity of Columns 1


Text Content

Modern Title Receipt for trade tax (cheironaxion)
Ancient Archives none
Ancient Scribe(s) of Text
Text Types
  • documentary
  • documentary | receipt | tax receipt
Summary of Content Receipt of Antiochos Kassianos, Arrius Publianus, Iulius Maximus and their associate supervisors of the Sacred gate of Soene through the assistant Phanophis for trade tax, paid by Pachompaonnophris, son of Pachompaouerses and the mother Senzmethis
Location of Composition Aswan / Syene Upper Egypt, 1st nome Egypt (Certainty: high)
Multilingualism Script = Language Monolingual
Gender Man Woman
Comment on Gender mother in filiation
Religion unknown



Transcription Translation Pictures
1Ἀντίοχος Κ̣α̣σ̣ιανὸς καὶ Ἄρριος Πουπλιανὸς καὶ Ἰούλιος Μάξιμο̣ς
2καὶ οἱ σ̣ὺ̣ν̣ αὐτοῖς ἐπιτηρηταὶ ἱερᾶς πύλης Σοήνης δι Φανώφεως βοηθοῦ .
3διέγραψεν Παχομπαοννῶφρις Παχομπαου̣ε̣ρσήους
4μητρὸς Σ̣ενζμήθιος ὑπὲρ χειροναξίου ἑκκαιδεκάτου
5ἔτους Ἁδριανοῦ τοῦ κυρίου δραχμὰς δέκα δύο,
6(γίνονται) (δραχμαὶ) ιβ. (ἔτους) ις̣̅ Ἁδριανοῦ τοῦ κυρίου Π̣α̣χ̣ων ια̅.
1Antiochos Cassianus and Arrius Publianus and Iulius Maximus
2and their associate supervisors of the Sacred gate of Syene, through the assistant Phanophis.
3Thus has paid Pachompaonnophris, son of Pachompaouerses
4and the mother Senzmethis, for trade tax of the sixteenth
5year of Hadrian the lord, twelve drachmas,
6= 12 dr. In year 16 of Hadrian the lord, Pachon 11.
Reserved Copyright
Places (read out from edition)


People mentioned in Text

ID gender en normiert original Language Functions in Texts
12450 man Antiochos Kassianos epiteretes Antiochos Kasianos epiteretes Greek, Ancient



RulerID Regnal Year MonthID Day Date of the Text Gregorian Date dating_comment
Hadrian 16 Pachons 11 132 May 6 CE date in text;



Reserved Copyright



previousely unpublished


DatasetID 317478
last Change 29.07.2022
Author Ruth Duttenhöfer
Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
Data set citation Data set 317478 (= Ostr. Paris, Louvre OGL 0412), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: Ruth Duttenhöfer.