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Ostr. Paris, Louvre OGL 2119

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Collection Paris, Musée National du Louvre
Inventory Number Ostr. Paris, Louvre OGL 2119
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Publication Status unpublished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 191 and 192
Criteria for Dating date in text
Range of Preservation incomplete
State of Preservation broken at left and 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 left and right
Script, Primary Greek
Language, Primary Greek, Ancient
Comments on Handwriting documentary, hand of apaitetes Ammonios, son of Soter
  recto verso
Quantity of Lines 6
Quantity of Columns 1


Text Content

Modern Title Receipt for rent (enoikion oikopedon)
Ancient Archives unclear
Ancient Scribe(s) of Text
Text Types
  • documentary
  • documentary | receipt | tax receipt
Summary of Content Receipt of Marcus Annius Nemonianus, collector of money taxes at Elephantine, and the subordinate collector (apaitetes) Ammonios, son of Soter, for rent of state owned houses of year 32 of Commodus, paid by ---, on account of ---, son of Panapos
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
1Μᾶρκος Ἄννιο(ς) Νεμωνιανὸ(ς)
2πράκτωρ ἀργυρικῶν Ἐλεφαντίνης καὶ Ἀμμώ(νιος) Σωτ(ῆρος)
3ἀπαιτητής. διέγρ(αψεν) -?- ὑπ(ὲρ) ἐνοικ(ίου)
4οἰκοπέδων λβ (ἔτους) ὀνό(ματος) -?-
5Παναπῶτος μητρὸς -?-
6δύο, (γίνονται) (δραχμὰς) β. (ἔτους) λβ// -?-
1Marcus Annius Nemonianus,
2collector of money taxes at Elephantine, and Ammonios, son of Soter,
3collector. Thus has paid --- for the rent
4of (state owned) houses of year 32, on account of ---
5son of Panapos and the mother --- drachmas
6two, = 2 dr. In year 32 ---
Reserved Copyright
Places (read out from edition)


People mentioned in Text

ID gender en normiert original Language Functions in Texts
22390 man ---, son of Panapotis --- Παναπωτ(ιος) Greek, Ancient



RulerID Regnal Year MonthID Day Date of the Text Gregorian Date dating_comment
Commodus 32 191 CE 192 CE date in text;



Reserved Copyright



previousely unpublished


DatasetID 317877
last Change 29.07.2022
Author Ruth Duttenhöfer
Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
Data set citation Data set 317877 (= Ostr. Paris, Louvre OGL 2119), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: Ruth Duttenhöfer.