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Sambas, oil seller (elaiourgos)

TM Arch id: 208

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private: professional archive
Found in: 00 - Arsinoites (Fayum)
AD05 AD06
Also called archive of Theon

Protagonist: Theon is manager of a private estate; Sambas is an elaiourgos working on a private domain (Go to TM People)

Description: Orders from Theon to Sambas to deliver oil to different persons. Archive of a private estate, with payment in kind for local employees.

Publication: SB 22 15739-15756; P. Alex. p. 40 no. 31-32; P. Prag. 2 154; Stud. Pal. 8 804; 990; 995; 1060; 1299

Studies: Mitthof / Papathomas, Das Archiv des elaiourgos Sambas. Unterhaltszahlungen in Öl an die Bediensteten eines Gutes, ZPE 103 (1994), p. 53-84; Papathomas, 1st International Symposium of Archivists. Archival prospectives in the new millennium. Cyprus, 4-6 May 2000, 2001, p. 53-59; Mitthof / Papathomas, Anal. Pap. 26 (2014), p. 203-214

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Stable URI (with TM Arch ID): www.trismegistos.org/archive/208
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39 texts (of which 38 certain, 1 uncertain)

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TM number Publication Status Material Language Date
TM 35198 Stud. Pal. 20 195 certain papyrus Greek AD 400 - 499 (year Indictio 09)
TM 35652 Stud. Pal. 8 990 certain papyrus Greek AD 400 - 499 (year Indictio 04, Phamenoth 20)
TM 35697 Stud. Pal. 8 1299 certain papyrus Greek AD 400 - 499 (year Indictio 03, Pharmouthi 14)
TM 36878 P. Alex. p. 40 no. 31-32 descr. certain papyrus Greek AD 500 - 599
TM 36912 SB 22 15739 certain papyrus Greek AD 500 - 599