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Title: Private letter, [3--] Subject: Letter-writing, Greek --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, very incomplete ; 7 x 3 cm. Note: Actual dimensions of item are 6.6 x 2.1 cm. 11 lines. Written across the fibers on the verso except for the marginal line; written along the fibers on the recto in a different hand and inverse to the text on the verso. Small left margin. P.Duk.inv. 12 V was formerly P.Duk.inv. G 12 V. Private letter from Egypt, written on papyrus. Recto has a documentary text in Greek (P.Duk.inv. 12 R). In Greek. Descriptive database available in repository.
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