OPES Oslo Papyri Electronic System

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Inventory number:
P.Oslo inv. 656
   

Background and Physical Properties

 
Material:
Pap
Connections:
Size:
19.9 x 8.8 cm.
Lines:
21
Publication side:
Recto, the Verso is blank
Palaeogr Descr:

Contents:

 
Date:
238-242 A.D.
Origin:
Unknown place, province of Egypt
Provenance:
Unknown place, province of Egypt
Acquisition:
Purchased by L. Amundsen from R.H.Blanchard, Schâri Kâmil, Cairo 5.1. 1928
Language:
Latin
Genre:
Documentary
Author:
Title / Type of text:
List
Content:
Fragmentary list of soldiers, organised in squadrons (turmae).
Subject headings:
List; Soldiers; Army; Cavalry
Persons:
Aureliuis Cronion; Nicolaus, decurio; Appius Claudius Iulianus II, consul of 224 A.D.; Aurelius Hermaiscus; Quintianus, decurio; P. Valerius Comazon Eutychianus, consul of 220 A.D.; Iulius Horigenes; Titus, decurio; Modestus, consul of 228? A.D.; Aurelius H(-); Flaminius, decurio; L. Virius Agricola, consul of 230 A.D.; Aurelius Artemidorus; Aelius Sarapion; Ammonianus Cosanus, decurio; C. Bruttius Praesens, consul of 217 A.D.; Aurelius Ammonianus; Iulius Sarapion; Sarapion, decurio; C. Vettius Gratus Sabinianus, consul of 221 A.D.; Aurelius Heras; M.Aurelius Severus Alexander Caesar, emperor, consul of 222 A.D.; Theon, son of Serenus; Ammonianus, decurio
Geographica:
Translation:
Aurelius Cronion, Roman citizen, (belonging to the) turma of Nicolaus, (enrolled) in the consulship of Iulianus II; Aurelius Hermaiscus, Roman citizen, (belonging to the) turma of Quintianus, (enrolled) in the consulship of Valerius Comazon; Iulius Horigenes, Roman citizen, (belonging to the) turma of Titus, (enrolled) in the consulship of Modestus; Aurelius H(...), Roman citizen, (belonging to the) turma of Flaminius, (enrolled) in the consulship of Agricola; Aurelius (A)rtem(idorus), Roman citizen, (belonging to the) turma of ..., (enrolled) in the consulship of Agricola. Ten sesquiplicarii: Aelius Sarapion, (belonging to the) turma of Ammonianus Cosanus, (enrolled) in the consulship of Praesens; Aurelius Ammonianus, (belonging to the) turma of Flaminius, (enrolled) in the consulship of Iulianus II; Iulius Sarapion, (belonging to the) turma of Sarapion, (enrolled) in the consulship of Gratus; Aurelius Heras, (belonging to the) turma of Titus, (enrolled) in the consulship of the Divus Alexander; Theon, son of Serenus, (belonging to the) turma of Ammonianus, (enrolled) in the consulship of Praesens ... (the list breaks off)
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Information on Publication:

 
Series and Volume:
SO  10 16-30
First Editor:
Amundsen  L
Year:
1932
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Corrections:
Republication Citation:
Further Republication Note:
Bibliography:
Wilcken U, Archiv 10 (1932) p. 279 R.O.Fink, "A fragment of a Roman military papyrus at Princeton," TAPA 76 (1945) 276 Chartae Latinae Antiquiores 46 no. 1391, p.57, pl. X Corpus Papyrorum Latinorum 139 R.O.Fink, Roman military records on papyrus, Cleveland 1971, 146-147 (no. 24) Daris S, Documenti per la storia dell' esercito Romano in Egitto. Milano 1964. No. 23
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