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Ostr. Paris, Louvre OGL 2077

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Collection Paris, Musée National du Louvre
Inventory Number Ostr. Paris, Louvre OGL 2077
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Publication Status unpublished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 175 and 176
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, assistant Serenus
  recto verso
Quantity of Lines 6
Quantity of Columns 1


Text Content

Modern Title Receipt for poll tax (laographia) and contribution for the men who have fled (merismos andron anakechorekoton)
Ancient Archives unclear
Ancient Scribe(s) of Text
Text Types
  • documentary
  • documentary | receipt | tax receipt
Summary of Content Receipt for poll tax of year 16 and the contribution for the men who have fled of year 15 of Marc Aurel, written by the assistant Serenus,paid by Horos, son of Panapos and ---
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
1ιϛ (ἔτους) Αὐρηλίου Ἀντωνίνου
2Καίσαρος τοῦ κυρίου -?-
3διέγραψεν Ὧρος Παναπῶτος μητρὸς -?-
4ὑπὲρ λαογραφίας ιϛ (ἔτους) (δραχμὰς) ιζ (ὀβολόν), καὶ ὑπὲρ μερισμ(οῦ)
5ἀνδρῶν ἀνακεχωρηκότων λήματος ιε (ἔτους) (δραχμὰς) -?-
6δι̣ὰ Σερή̣νου βοηθοῦ.
1In year 16 of Aurelius Antoninus
2Caesar the lord, --- (month, day).
3Thus has paid Horos, son of Panapotis and the mother --- ,
4for poll tax of year 16, drachmas 17 obol 1, and for the contribution
5of men who have fled, for the accounting of year 15, drachmas ---,
6through the assistant Serenus.
Reserved Copyright
Places (read out from edition)


People mentioned in Text

ID gender en normiert original Language Functions in Texts
40385 man Horos, son of Panapos and --- Ὧρος Παναπῶτος μητρὸς -?- pre-Coptic Egyptian / Greek



RulerID Regnal Year MonthID Day Date of the Text Gregorian Date dating_comment
Marcus Aurelius 16 175 CE 176 CE date in text;



Reserved Copyright



previousely unpublished


DatasetID 317866
last Change 29.07.2022
Author Ruth Duttenhöfer
Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
Data set citation Data set 317866 (= Ostr. Paris, Louvre OGL 2077), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: Ruth Duttenhöfer.