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Title: Private letter, [5--] Author: Athanase (Father of Makare from Egypt), 6th cent. Subject: Teachers --Egypt --30 B.C.-640 A.D. Letter writing, Coptic --Egypt --30 B.C.-640 A.D. Documentary papyri --Egypt --30 B.C.-640 A.D. Personal correspondence --Egypt --30 B.C.-640 A.D. Material: 1 item : papyrus, mounted in glass ; 11 x 33 cm. Note: Actual dimensions of item are 10.1 x 32.6 cm. 10 lines. Written across the fibers on the recto; the address written along the fibers on the verso. Upper margin of 1 cm.; lower margin of 0.5 cm.; left margin of 1.5 cm.; small right margin. P.Duk.inv. 1052 was formerly P.Duk.inv. C 52. Private letter from Egypt, written on papyrus. Letter from Athanase (Athanasius) to his "beloved sons" Makare (Makarios) and Petros. Athanase also greets another Makare (Makarios), Helias (Elias) and Stephanou (Stephanous). Includes additional greetings from Apollo. A different(?) Apollo, a teacher, greets his mother. Mentions Moyses. The farewell reads: "May you prosper in the Lord." In Coptic. Descriptive database available in repository.
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