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Ostr. Paris, Louvre OGL 0729

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Collection Paris, Musée National du Louvre
Inventory Number Ostr. Paris, Louvre OGL 0729
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Publication Status unpublished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 193 and
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,
  recto verso
Quantity of Lines 6
Quantity of Columns 1


Text Content

Modern Title Receipt for contributions (merismoi)
Ancient Archives unclear
Ancient Scribe(s) of Text
Text Types
  • documentary
  • documentary | receipt | tax receipt
Summary of Content Receipt of Marcus Annius Nemonianus, collector of money taxes at Elephantine, and the subordinate collector (apaitetes) Ammonios, son of Soter, for contributions of year 33 of Commodus, paid NN, son of Petorzmethis and Thinpapremithes
Location of Composition Elephantine 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
1Μᾶρκος Ἄννιος Νεμωνιανὸς πράκ(τωρ) ἀργυ(ρικῶν) Ἐλεφαντ(ίνης) καὶ
2Ἀμώνιος Σωτῆρος κατασταθεὶς ἀπαιτητ(ής). διέγρ(αψεν) -?-
3Πετορζμήθου μητρὸς Θ̣ι̣ν̣παπρε̣μίθου -?-
4ὑ̣π̣ὲρ μ̣ε̣ρ̣ι̣σ̣μ̣ῶ̣ν̣ ἀνδριάντος -?-
5ποταμ̣ο̣φυλακίδων στατίωνο(ς) ̣ -?-
6(ἔτους) λ̣γ̣// Τυβι κδ.
1Marcus Annius Nemonianus, collector of money taxes at Elephantine, and
2Ammonios, son of Soter, subordinate collector. Thus has paid ---
3son of Petorzmethis and the mother Thinpapremithes ---
4for the contributions for statues --- and
5of river police boats and guard posts ---
6In year 33, Tybi 24.
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People mentioned in Text

ID gender en normiert original Language Functions in Texts
24790 man Ammonios, son of Soter, apaitetes Ἀμμών̣ιο(ς) Σ̣ωτῆρ̣ος κατ̣ασταθ(εὶς) ἀπαιτητ(ὴς) Greek, Ancient



RulerID Regnal Year MonthID Day Date of the Text Gregorian Date dating_comment
Commodus 33 Tybi 24 193 January 19 CE date in text;



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previousely unpublished


DatasetID 317539
last Change 29.07.2022
Author Ruth Duttenhöfer
Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
Data set citation Data set 317539 (= Ostr. Paris, Louvre OGL 0729), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: Ruth Duttenhöfer.