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Ostr. Paris, Louvre OGL 1102

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Collection Paris, Musée National du Louvre
Inventory Number Ostr. Paris, Louvre OGL 1102
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Publication Status unpublished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 201 and 230
Criteria for Dating date in text, ruler incertain
Range of Preservation complete
State of Preservation surface damaged

Text Basic Information

Localization of Text on Object convex (outside)
Inks and Pigments carbon ink monochrome black
Range of Preservation (Text) complete
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 the price of public dates (time demosiou phoinikos)
Ancient Archives unclear
Ancient Scribe(s) of Text
Text Types
  • documentary
  • documentary | receipt | tax receipt
Summary of Content Receipt of the tax collector Sansnos, son of Papremithes, for the price of public dates, paid by Thinpachnoumis --- on account of Thinebtoous, daughter of Petorzmethis, Pachomos and Petesouchos, son of Pneb---, in year 9 of Septimius Severus or Severus Alexander
Location of Composition Elephantine Upper Egypt, 1st nome Egypt (Certainty: high)
Multilingualism Script = Language Monolingual
Gender Man Woman
Comment on Gender woman as tax payer woman as landowner
Religion unknown



Transcription Translation Pictures
1Σανσνῶς Παπρεμείθου καὶ οἱ λοιποὶ πράκτορες ἀργυρικῶν Ἐλεφαντίνης.
2διέγραψεν Θινπαχνουμις Α̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣τεως ὑπὲρ τειμῆς δημοσίου φ̣ο̣ί̣νικος γενήματος θ (ἔτους)
3ὀνόματος Θινν̣εβτωοῦτος Πετορζμήθεως (δραχμὰς) ε (πεντώβολον) καὶ ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ α/
4Παχομῶ̣τ̣ο̣ς̣ (δραχμὰς) ε (ὀβολὸν) καὶ ὀνόματος Πετεσούχου Πνεβ ̣ ̣ηθ()
5καὶ ἀδελφὸς (δραχμὰς) β (τετρώβολον), ἄλλος ὁμοίως (δραχμὰς) ε̣ (τετρώβολον) καὶ ὀνόματος Πετεσούχου (δραχμὰς) η −.
6(ἔτους) θ// Ἐπειφ ι̅α̅.
1Sansnos, son of Papremithes, and the other collectors of money taxes at Elephantine.
2Thus has paid Thinpachnoumis, daughter of ---, for the price of public dates of the harvest of year 9
3on account of Thinnebtoous, daughter of Petorzmethis, 5 dr. 5 ob., and ---
4Pachompos? 5 dr. 1 ob., and on account of Petesuchos, son of Pneb---
5and his brother 2 dr. 4 ob., of another (brother?) ditto 5 dr. 4 ob., and on account of Petesouchos 8 dr. 1 ob.
6In Year 9, Epeiph 11.
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People mentioned in Text

ID gender en normiert original Language Functions in Texts
41125 man Pachomos (Commodus) pre-Coptic Egyptian / Greek



RulerID Regnal Year MonthID Day Date of the Text Gregorian Date dating_comment
Septimius Severus 09 Epeiph 11 201 July 5 CE date in text, ruler incertain, alternative date;



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previousely unpublished


DatasetID 317624
last Change 29.07.2022
Author Ruth Duttenhöfer
Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
Data set citation Data set 317624 (= Ostr. Paris, Louvre OGL 1102), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: Ruth Duttenhöfer.