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Ostr. Paris, Louvre OGL 0931

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Collection Paris, Musée National du Louvre
Inventory Number Ostr. Paris, Louvre OGL 0931
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Publication Status unpublished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 172 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 7
Quantity of Columns 1


Text Content

Modern Title Receipt for contribution (merimos)
Ancient Archives unclear
Ancient Scribe(s) of Text
Text Types
  • documentary
  • documentary | receipt | tax receipt
Summary of Content Receipt of praktores Asinnius, son of Didymos, and Ammonios, through Ammonios?, for the contribution of year 12, paid by Paris, son of Paris? and the mother ?, and his son of the mother Senhareotes
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
1Ἀσίννιος Διδύμου καὶ Ἀμώνιο̣ς̣ πράκτορες
2ἀργ(υρικῶν) Ἐλεφαντίνης δι᾿ Ἀμμω̣ν̣ί̣ο̣υ̣. διέγραψεν Πᾶρις Π̣α-
3 -6- μητρὸς Θιν ̣ ̣πρη ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ καὶ
4 -6- ὑιὸς μητρὸς Σεναρεώτου ὑπὲρ μερισμοῦ
5 -8- ησεων̣? ιβ (ἔτους) ἑκάστου ἀνδρὸς
6δραχ(μὰς) ἐννέα (πεντώβολον), (γίνονται) (δραχμαὶ) ιθ (τετρώβολον). (ἔτους) ιβ//
7vac. Τυβι ι̅ϛ̅.
1Asinnius, son of Didymos, and Ammonios, collectors
2of money taxes at Elephantine, through Ammonios. Thus has paid Paris, son of
3Pa--- and the mother Thin---pre--- and
4--- his son of the mother Senhareotes, for the contribution
5 --- of year 12, for each man
6nine drachmas 5 ob., = 19 dr. 4 ob. In year 12,
7Tybi 16.
Reserved Copyright
Places (read out from edition)


People mentioned in Text

ID gender en normiert original Language Functions in Texts
575 man Ammonios (praktor mit Asinnius) Ἀμῶνις pre-Coptic Egyptian



RulerID Regnal Year MonthID Day Date of the Text Gregorian Date dating_comment
Marcus Aurelius 12 Tybi 16 172 January 12 CE date in text;



Reserved Copyright



previousely unpublished


DatasetID 317593
last Change 29.07.2022
Author Ruth Duttenhöfer
Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
Data set citation Data set 317593 (= Ostr. Paris, Louvre OGL 0931), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: Ruth Duttenhöfer.