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Ostr. Paris, Louvre OGL 0910

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Collection Paris, Musée National du Louvre
Inventory Number Ostr. Paris, Louvre OGL 0910
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Publication Status unpublished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 165 and 166
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 trade tax (cheironaxion)
Ancient Archives unclear
Ancient Scribe(s) of Text
Text Types
  • documentary
  • documentary | receipt | tax receipt
Summary of Content Receipt of Annius Decimus, tax farmer, though the assistant Serenus for trade tax of year 6 of Marc Aurel and Verus, paid by ---, son of --- and Thinpetorzmethis
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
1Ἄννιος Δέκ̣μ̣ο̣ς̣ μ̣ι̣σθ(ωτὴς)
2ἱερᾶς πύ̣λ̣ης Σοήνης δ̣ι̣ὰ Σ̣ερήνοῦ
3βοηθοῦ. διέγ̣ρ̣αψεν Π ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ -?- μη(τρὸς)
4Θινπετορζμήθιος ὑπὲρ χ̣ε̣ι̣ρ̣ω̣ναξίου ϛ (ἔτους) δραχ(μὰς) δέκα δύο,
5(γίνονται) (δραχμαὶ) ιβ. (ἔτους) ϛ Ἀντωνίνου καὶ Οὐήρου
6Καισάρων τῶν κυρίων, -?-
1Annius Decimus, tax farmer
2of the Sacred Gate of Syene, through Serenus,
3assistant. Has paid P---, son of --- and the mother
4Thinpetorzmethis, for trade tax of year 6 twelve drachmas,
5= 12 dr. In year 6 of Antoninus and Verus
6Caesares the lords ---.
Reserved Copyright
Places (read out from edition)


People mentioned in Text

ID gender en normiert original Language Functions in Texts
24910 man Annius Decimus Ἄννιος Δέκμος Greek, Ancient



RulerID Regnal Year MonthID Day Date of the Text Gregorian Date dating_comment
Marcus Aurelius + Verus 06 165 CE 166 CE date in text;



Reserved Copyright



previousely unpublished


DatasetID 317586
last Change 29.07.2022
Author Ruth Duttenhöfer
Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
Data set citation Data set 317586 (= Ostr. Paris, Louvre OGL 0910), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: Ruth Duttenhöfer.