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Ostr. Paris, Louvre OGL 1022

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Collection Paris, Musée National du Louvre
Inventory Number Ostr. Paris, Louvre OGL 1022
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Publication Status unpublished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 157 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 5
Quantity of Columns 1


Text Content

Modern Title Receipt for poll tax (laographia)
Ancient Archives unclear
Ancient Scribe(s) of Text
Text Types
  • documentary
  • documentary | receipt | tax receipt
Summary of Content Receipt of the tax farmer Stlaccius through his assistant Serenos for poll tax of year 16 of Antoninus, paid in installment by ---, son of --- and Thinpetorzmethis, in year 21 of Antoninus
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
1Στλάκκιος μισθ(ωτὴς) ἱερᾶς πύλης
2Σοή(νης) διὰ Σερήνου βοηθοῦ. δ̣ι̣έγραψεν
3 -ca. 12?- // Θιν̣πετορζμήθιος
4ὑπ(ὲρ) λαο(γραφίας) ις (ἔτους) (δραχμὰς) γ (τριώβολον). (ἔτους) κα Ἀντωνίνου
5Καίσαρος τοῦ κυρ̣ίου Ἁθὺρ θ̣̅.
1Stlaccius, tax farmer of the Sacred Gate
2of Syene, through Serenus, assistant. Thus has paid
3--- of Thinpetorzmethis,
4for poll tax of year 16 drachmas 3 ob. 3. In year 21 of Antoninus
5Caesar the lord, Hathyr 9.
Reserved Copyright
Places (read out from edition)


People mentioned in Text

ID gender en normiert original Language Functions in Texts
12490 man Serenos scribe Serenos Greek, Ancient



RulerID Regnal Year MonthID Day Date of the Text Gregorian Date dating_comment
Antoninus Pius 21 Hathyr 09 157 November 5 CE date in text;



Reserved Copyright



previousely unpublished


DatasetID 317616
last Change 29.07.2022
Author Ruth Duttenhöfer
Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
Data set citation Data set 317616 (= Ostr. Paris, Louvre OGL 1022), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: Ruth Duttenhöfer.