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Nikanor of Koptos

TM Arch id: 154

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private: professional archive
Found in: U05 - Koptos (Qift)
BC01 AD01

Protagonist: Nikanor of Koptos (Go to TM People)

Description: Archive of receipts acknowledging delivery of goods sent from Koptos to Myos Hormos and Berenike

Publication: O. Bodl. 2 1968-1971; O. Brux. 7; O. Petrie Mus. 112-206

Studies: Fuks, JJP 5 (1951), p. 207-216; Meredith, CdE 31 (1956), p. 356-362; Ruffing, Das Nikanor-Archiv und der römische Süd- und Osthandel, in Münstersche Beiträge zur Antiken Handelsgeschichte 12.2 (1993), p. 1-26; Cuvigny, La route de Myos Hormos, 2003, p. 274-275; O. Petrie Mus. II, p. 143-164; T. Kruse, in : B. Woytek, Infrastructure and distribution in ancient economies (Denkschriften österreichische Akademie, Phil.-hist. Klasse 506), 2018, p. 369-381

Lists: Montevecchi, La papirologia, 1988, p. 25; Seidl, Rechtsgeschichte Ägyptens als römischer Provinz, 1973, p. 60 no. 1.3

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Stable URI (with TM Arch ID): www.trismegistos.org/archive/154
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95 texts (of which 94 certain, 1 uncertain)

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TM number Publication Status Material Language Date
TM 45047 O. Petrie Mus. 191 certain pottery Greek BC 18 Jan 10 (Augustus, year 12, Tybi 15)
TM 75567 O. Petrie Mus. 203 uncertain pottery Greek BC 18 - AD 62? (cf. the range of the archive)
TM 169757 O. Petrie Mus. 190 certain pottery Greek BC 18 - AD 69
TM 45045 O. Petrie Mus. 206 certain pottery Greek BC 18 - AD 62 (cf. the range of the archive)
TM 75479 O. Petrie Mus. 151 certain pottery Greek BC 6 Oct 23