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Ostr. Paris, Louvre OGL 1911

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Collection Paris, Musée National du Louvre
Inventory Number Ostr. Paris, Louvre OGL 1911
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Publication Status unpublished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 200 and 250
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 annona? and stationos
Ancient Archives none
Ancient Scribe(s) of Text
Text Types
  • documentary
  • documentary | receipt | tax receipt
Summary of Content Receipt of Dionysodoros and Ammonas, amphodopraktores of Elephantine for annona? and the contribution for guard posts, paid by Sarapion? and Philammon, brothers
Location of Composition Elephantine Upper Egypt, 1st nome Egypt (Certainty: high)
Multilingualism Script = Language Monolingual
Gender Man
Religion unknown



Transcription Translation Pictures
1Διονυσόδωρος καὶ Ἀμμωνᾶς ἀμφοδο-
2πράκτορες ἀργυρικῶν Ἐλεφαντίνης. διέγρ(αψαν) Σ̣αραπίων
3καὶ Φιλάμμων ἀδε̣λφ̣ὸς ὑπὲρ ἀννω̣νας κ̣αὶ
4μερισμοῦ στα̣τ̣ί̣ωνος ἐπὶ λόγου δραχμὰς τ̣ε̣σ̣-
5σεράκοντα (γίνονται) (δραχμαὶ) μ. (ἔτους) ̣ ̣//
6Φαμενὼθ ̣ ̣
1Dionysodoros and Ammanas, district-
2collectors for money taxes at Elephantine. Have paid Sarapion
3and Philammon, his brother, for annona and
4the contribution of guard posts, on account, drachmas
5forty, = 40 dr. In year ---,
6Phamenoth ?.
Reserved Copyright
Places (read out from edition)


People mentioned in Text

ID gender en normiert original Language Functions in Texts
28700 man Ammonas, son of Pachnoumis, prak. arg. + sit. Ἀμμωνα̣ς Παχνοῦμ(εως) pre-Coptic Egyptian / Greek



RulerID Regnal Year MonthID Day Date of the Text Gregorian Date dating_comment
200 CE 250 CE date according to content: amphodopraktores only after 200;



Reserved Copyright



previousely unpublished


DatasetID 317839
last Change 29.07.2022
Author Ruth Duttenhöfer
Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
Data set citation Data set 317839 (= Ostr. Paris, Louvre OGL 1911), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: Ruth Duttenhöfer.