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Kametis son of Peteharpres, and his son Kametis

TM Arch id: 589

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private: tax receipts archive
Found in: U04b - Dios Polis (Thebes east)
Also called archive of Kametis son of Kametis son of Peteharpres

Protagonist: Kametis jr. son of Kametis (Go to TM People)

Description: Archive of Greek tax receipts issued Kametis son of Peteharpres, active between AD 67 and 85, complemented by receipts of his son Kametis jr. in the period AD 80 and 88. Except for O. Wilcken 2 774 and O. Bodl. 2 672 (payments in kind for the temple bath tax), all charges are personal taxes paid in cash to the bank in the South-western district of Hermonthis: the laographia or poll tax, and a number of contributions for the upkeep of public services including the dyke and bath tax, the tax for the salary of guards, the guard tax, the river-guard and the watch-tower tax. Kametis sr. is tentatively to be identified with the Kametis who is responsible for the maintenance of the dykes in the same South-western district in the same period (AD 69-78) and issuing receipts for dyke labour (TM Per 124143, see also TM Per 124412).

Publication: O. Wilcken 419, 422, 428-435, 438, 439, 441, 447, 448, 461, 463, 465, 774, 1281, 1284, O. Petrie 86. Uncertain: O. Bodl. 2 672

Lists: O. Ont. 1 (Death and taxes), p. 65 no. 34

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TM number Publication Status Material Language Date
TM 76933 O. Wilcken 2 422 certain pottery Greek AD 68 Oct 10
TM 76930 O. Wilcken 2 419 certain pottery Greek AD 68 Sep 26 (Nero)
TM 75348 O. Petrie Mus. 233 certain pottery Greek AD 68 May 21
TM 71362 O. Bodl. 2 672 uncertain pottery Greek AD 69 Jun 16 (Vitellius, year 01, Pauni 22)
TM 76939 O. Wilcken 2 428 certain pottery Greek AD 70 Jun 18