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Ostr. Paris, Louvre OGL 1107

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Collection Paris, Musée National du Louvre
Inventory Number Ostr. Paris, Louvre OGL 1107
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Publication Status unpublished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 156 and
Criteria for Dating date in text
Range of Preservation complete

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 5
Quantity of Columns 1


Text Content

Modern Title Receipt for survey tax on palm groves (γεωμετρίας φοινικῶνος)
Ancient Archives none
Ancient Scribe(s) of Text
Text Types
  • documentary
  • documentary | receipt | tax receipt
Summary of Content Receipt of the tax farmer Stlaccius through his assistant Ammonios (II) for the survey tax on palm groves for the harvest of year 19 of Antoninus, paid by Tisatis on account of Thinpachompasenis, daughter of Harpaesis, dated in year 20 of Antoninus
Location of Composition Aswan / Syene Upper Egypt, 1st nome Egypt (Certainty: high)
Multilingualism Script = Language Monolingual
Gender Man Woman
Comment on Gender woman as tax payer
Religion unknown



Transcription Translation Pictures
1Σ̣τ̣λ̣άκκιος μισθωτὴς ἱερᾶς πύλης Σοήν̣ης δι᾿ Ἀμμωνίου
2βοηθοῦ. διέγραψεν Τίσατις ὀνόματος Θινπαχομπασ̣ηνις̣
3Ἁρπ̣α̣ήσεως γεομετρίας φοινικώνων γενήματος ιθ (ἔτους) (δραχμὰς) ζ (τριώβολον).
4(ἔτους) κ Ἀντωνίνου Καίσαρος τοῦ
5κυρίου Ἁθὺρ λ̅
1Stlaccius, tax farmer of the Sacred Gate of Syene, through Ammonios,
2assistant. Thus has paid Tisatis, on account of Thinpachompasenis,
3son of Harpaesis, for the survey tax of palm groves of the harvest of year 19, dr. 7 ob. 3.
4In year 20 of Antoninus Caesar the
5lord, Hathyr 30.
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Places (read out from edition)


People mentioned in Text

ID gender en normiert original Language Functions in Texts
24170 man Ammonios scribe II Ἀμμωνίου Greek, Ancient



RulerID Regnal Year MonthID Day Date of the Text Gregorian Date dating_comment
Antoninus Pius 20 Hathyr 30 156 October 31 CE date in text;



Reserved Copyright



previousely unpublished


DatasetID 317628
last Change 29.07.2022
Author Ruth Duttenhöfer
Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
Data set citation Data set 317628 (= Ostr. Paris, Louvre OGL 1107), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: Ruth Duttenhöfer.