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Ostr. Paris, Louvre OGL 1411

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Collection Paris, Musée National du Louvre
Inventory Number Ostr. Paris, Louvre OGL 1411
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Publication Status unpublished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 149 and
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, hand of scribe Ammonios as in OGL 1880, Eleph. inv. 5154 and Oldenburg 19
  recto verso
Quantity of Lines 6
Quantity of Columns 1


Text Content

Modern Title Receipt for poll tax (laographia)
Ancient Archives (Uncertain)
Ancient Scribe(s) of Text
Text Types
  • documentary
  • documentary | receipt | tax receipt
Summary of Content Receipt for poll tax of year 12 of Antoninus Pius, paid by Patsibtis, son of Petorzmethis and Senpelaia, written by assistant Ammonios.
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
1ιβ (ἔτους) Ἀντων̣ίνου Καίσαρος
2τοῦ κυρίου Ἐπεὶφ ?. διέ(γραψεν) Πατ-
3σίπτις Πετορζμήθ(ου) μητ(ρὸς) Σενπελαίας
4ὑπὲρ λαογραφίας δραχμὰς δέκα -?-
5διὰ Ἀμωνίου βοηθ(οῦ) -?- ]
6ἱερᾶς πύλης Σοήνης -?-
1In year 12 of Antoninus Caesar
2the lord, Epeiph ?. Thus has paid Pat-
3sibtis, son of Petorzmethis and Senpelaia,
4for poll tax drachmas ten---
5through the assistant Ammonios ---
6of the Sacred Gate of Syene ---
Reserved Copyright
Places (read out from edition)


People mentioned in Text

ID gender en normiert original Language Functions in Texts
40930 man Ammonios boethos (Antoninus: OGL 1411, 1880) Ἀμωνίου Greek, Ancient



RulerID Regnal Year MonthID Day Date of the Text Gregorian Date dating_comment
Antoninus Pius 12 Epeiph 149 June 25 CE 149 July 24 CE date in text;



Reserved Copyright



previousely unpublished


DatasetID 317735
last Change 29.07.2022
Author Ruth Duttenhöfer
Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
Data set citation Data set 317735 (= Ostr. Paris, Louvre OGL 1411), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: Ruth Duttenhöfer.