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Ostr. Berlin P. 12682

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Collection Berlin, Ägyptisches Museum und Papyrussammlung, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, SPK (P)
Inventory Number Ostr. Berlin P. 12682
Publication Number SB III 6221
Current Location magazine
Publication Permission Status (unknown)
Publication Status published

Origin / Provenance

Ancient Provenance Site Elephantine (Ꜣbw; Yb; YbꜢ; YbꜤ; Ἐλεφαντίνη, יב , ⲉⲓⲏⲃ) [Trismegistos]
Ancient Provenance District Upper Egypt, 1st nome (Ombites) [Trismegistos]
Location of Find / Purchase in Egypt Elephantine
District of Find / Purchase in Egypt Upper Egypt, 1st nome (Ombites) [Trismegistos]
Date of Acquisition for the Intitution between 1906 and 1908


Object Type ostracon
Color pottery, red brown
Size (Height | Width | Thickness) 138 mm | 103 mm | 7 mm
Dating between 100 and 199
Criteria for Dating palaeography
Range of Preservation complete

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, hand unknown
  recto verso
Quantity of Lines 10
Quantity of Columns 1


Text Content

Modern Title list of names
Ancient Scribe(s) of Text
Text Types
  • documentary | list | name list
Summary of Content List of names, persons probably belonging to the entourage of the prefect of Egypt. military titles: cornicularius, centurio, actuarius; further mentioned: physician, fuller, freedman, slave?, Sybilla? by the name of Walburg (Baluburg)
Location of Composition Elephantine Upper Egypt, 1st nome Egypt (Certainty: high)
Comments on Text corr. l. 5: iat(ros)
Multilingualism Monolingual Script = Language
Gender Man Woman
Comment on Gender Sybilla?
Religion unknown



Transcription Translation Pictures
1ἐπάρχῳ κορνουκλαρί 1 l. κορνικουλαρί(ῳ) β,
2(ἑκατοντάρχῳ) γ ἀκταρί ̣ ̣ 2l. ἀκτουαρίῳ Κλήμεντι,
3Ἀπολιναρίῳ Κασσίῳ,
4Ἰουλίῳ Ἀγρίῳ Δρονμιδ?,
5Οἰνωρ̣ι̣̣ 3ed. Οἰνωρ̣ ̣ ̣ Ἀμμωνᾶ ἰ̣ατρῳ 4ed. ̣ατ( )
6Λονγείνῳ Ἡρακλείδῃ,
7Ναρκίσῳ γναφῖ 5l. γναφεῖ Στεφαν ̣ ̣,
8Βα̣λουβουργ Σήνονι 6 l. Σέμνονι σιβύλλᾳ,
9Ὡρίωνι Ἀγάθονι
10ἀπελευθέρῳ ἐπάρχου.

1 l. κορνικουλαρί(ῳ)
2 l. ἀκτουαρίῳ
3 ed. Οἰνωρ̣ ̣ ̣
4 ed. ̣ατ( )
5 l. γναφεῖ
6 l. Σέμνονι
1for the prefect, for the cornicularius 2
2for the centurio 3, for the actuarius Clemens
3for Apolinarius Cassius
4for Iulius Agrius Dromites?
5for Oinorius Ammonas, physician
6for Longinus Herakleides
7for the fuller Narkissos, Stephan---,
8for Walburg, the Semnonian Sibylla
9for Horion (alias?) Agathon
10for the freedman of the prefect
Places (read out from edition)


People mentioned in Text

ID gender en normiert original Language Functions in Texts
4343 man Apollinarios Cassius Κάσσιος Latin



RulerID Regnal Year MonthID Day Date of the Text Gregorian Date dating_comment
100 CE 199 CE palaeographical dating;




DatasetID 331
last Change 15.08.2022
Berlpap 00331
Trismegistos 27791
Papyri.info ddbdp/sb;3;6221
Author BerlPap-Team; Ruth Duttenhöfer
Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
Data set citation Data set 331 (= Ostr. Berlin P. 12682), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: BerlPap-Team; Ruth Duttenhöfer.