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Ostr. Paris, Louvre OGL 1933

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Collection Paris, Musée National du Louvre
Inventory Number Ostr. Paris, Louvre OGL 1933
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Publication Status unpublished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 144 and
Criteria for Dating date in text
Range of Preservation incomplete
State of Preservation broken at left

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
Script, Primary Greek
Language, Primary Greek, Ancient
Comments on Handwriting documentary, hand of Sarapion I
  recto verso
Quantity of Lines 8
Quantity of Columns 1


Text Content

Modern Title Receipt for poll tax (laographia)
Ancient Archives unclear
Ancient Scribe(s) of Text
Text Types
  • documentary
  • documentary | receipt | tax receipt
Summary of Content Receipt of Iulius Domitius and the associate supervisors (epiteretai) through the assistant Sarapion for poll tax (laographia) of year 7 of Antoninus. paid by Phanophis, son of Heriechnoubis and Tisatis.
Location of Composition Elephantine 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
1Ἰούλιο̣ς Δομίτιος καὶ οἱ σὺν αὐτ
2ἐπιτη̣ρητ(αὶ) ἱερ̣ᾶς πύλης Σοήνης
3δ̣ιὰ Σαρα̣πίωνος βοηθοῦ.
4διέγρ̣αψεν Φανῶφις Ἑριεχνοῦβις
5μητ(ρὸς) Τίσατις ὑπὲρ λαογραφίας τοῦ ζ (ἔτους)
6Ἀντωνε̣ίνου Καίσαρος τοῦ κυρίου
7ῥυπ(αρὰς) δραχ(μὰς) δέκα ἑπτὰ ὀβολόν, (γίνονται) (δραχμαὶ) ιζ (ὀβολός).
8 -?- Παχων ε̅.
1Iulius Domitius and his associate
2supervisors of the Sacred Gate of Syene,
3through Sarapion, assistant.
4Thus has paid Phanophis, son of Heriechnoubis
5and the mother Tisatis, for poll tax of year 7
6of Antoninus Caesar the lord,
7brutto, seventeen drachmas 1 obol, = 17 dr. 1 ob.
8Pachon 5.
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Places (read out from edition)


People mentioned in Text

ID gender en normiert original Language Functions in Texts
15560 man Iulius Domitius epiteretes Ἰούλιος Δομίτιος Greek, Ancient



RulerID Regnal Year MonthID Day Date of the Text Gregorian Date dating_comment
Antoninus Pius 07 Pachons 05 144 May 1 CE date in text;



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previousely unpublished


DatasetID 317847
last Change 29.07.2022
Author Ruth Duttenhöfer
Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
Data set citation Data set 317847 (= Ostr. Paris, Louvre OGL 1933), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: Ruth Duttenhöfer.