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Ostr. Paris, Louvre OGL 0892

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Collection Paris, Musée National du Louvre
Inventory Number Ostr. Paris, Louvre OGL 0892
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Publication Status unpublished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 191 and
Criteria for Dating date in text
Range of Preservation incomplete
State of Preservation broken at left

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 left
Script, Primary Greek
Language, Primary Greek, Ancient
Comments on Handwriting documentary,
  recto verso
Quantity of Lines 11
Quantity of Columns 1


Text Content

Modern Title Receipt for contributions (merismoi)
Ancient Archives (Uncertain)
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 31 of Commodus, paid NN, son of NN and Thinpepremithes
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
2πράκ(τωρ) ἀργ(υρικῶν) λεφαντίνης καὶ Ἀμμώνιος
3Σωτῆρος κατασταθεὶς ἀπαιτητής. διέγραψεν
4 -?- α̣ρ̣ο? μητρὸς Θινπαπρεμείθου
5ὑπ(ὲρ) μερισ(μοῦ) λα (ἔτους) τ̣ειμῆς θ̣υ̣ο̣μ̣έ̣ν̣ου μόσχου συν-
6επιμερισθ(έντος) τῷ τῆς στατίωνος κεφαλαίῳ̣
7(ὀβοlὸν) (ἡμιωβέλιον) (δίχαλκον) καμερισμοῦ κεφαλαίων ἐν
8προχρείᾳ ἐξοδι̣ασθέντων εἰς ἐπι-
9σκ̣ευὴν πραισιδίων καὶ σ̣κο-
10πέλων καὶ ἄλλων ἔργων (δραχμὴν) α (διώβολον) (ἡμιωβέλιον).
11(ἔτους) λβ// Φαῶφι ιβ.
1Marcus Annius Nemonianus,
2collector of money taxes at Elephantine, and Ammonios,
3son of Soter, subordinate collector. Thus has paid
4---aro(?), and the mother Thinpapremithes,
5 for the contributions of year 31, for the price of a sacrificed calf which is collected
6together with the tax title of the guard posts
71 1/2 ob. 2 ch., and for the contributions of the tax collected in
8advance for the building
9of praesidia and watch
10towers and other works, 1 dr. 2 1/2 ob.
11Year 32, Phaophi 12.
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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 32 Phaophi 12 191 October 10 CE date in text;



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previousely unpublished


DatasetID 317576
last Change 29.07.2022
Author Ruth Duttenhöfer
Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
Data set citation Data set 317576 (= Ostr. Paris, Louvre OGL 0892), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: Ruth Duttenhöfer.