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Ostr. Paris, Louvre OGL 1482

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Collection Paris, Musée National du Louvre
Inventory Number Ostr. Paris, Louvre OGL 1482
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Publication Status unpublished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 158
Criteria for Dating date in text
Range of Preservation incomplete
State of Preservation broken at left and bottom

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 and bottom
Script, Primary Greek
Language, Primary Greek, Ancient
Comments on Handwriting documentary, hand of Serenos
  recto verso
Quantity of Lines 5+y
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 of the tax farmer Stlaccius through his assistant Serenos for poll tax of year 20 of Antoninus, paid by Panapotis, son of Ammonios? and Thinnesis
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 μισθωτὴς ἱερᾶς πύλης Σοήν̣ης
2διὰ Σερήνου βοηθοῦ. διέγραψεν Πανάπωτις Ἀμ̣-
3μωνίου μητρὸς Θιννησις ὑπὲρ λαογραφίας κ (ἔτους)
4δραχ(μὰς) ? (ἔτους) κα? Ἀντων̣ίνου Καίσαρος
5τοῦ κυρίου -?- ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣ ̣
y – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – –
1Stlaccius, tax farmer of the Sacred Gate of Syene,
2through the assistant Serenos. Thus has paid Panapotis, son of
3Ammonios and the mother Thinnesis, for poll tax of year 20
4drachmas ---. In year 21? of Antoninus Caesar
5the lord ---
y – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – –
Reserved Copyright
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People mentioned in Text

ID gender en normiert original Language Functions in Texts
4358 man Panapotis, son of Ammonios and Thinnesis Παναπῶτις Ἀμμωνίου Θιννῆσις Greek, Ancient



RulerID Regnal Year MonthID Day Date of the Text Gregorian Date dating_comment
Antoninus Pius 156 CE 158 CE date in text, year 20 or 21 of Antoninus Pius;



Reserved Copyright



previousely unpublished


DatasetID 317770
last Change 29.07.2022
Author Ruth Duttenhöfer
Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
Data set citation Data set 317770 (= Ostr. Paris, Louvre OGL 1482), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: Ruth Duttenhöfer.