Account (P.Duk.inv. 159 R)


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Catalogue Record

Title: Account, [2nd cent. B.C.]
Subject: Accounting --Egypt --332-30 B.C.
	Documentary papyri --Egypt --332-30 B.C.
	Accounts --Egypt --332-30 B.C.
Material: 1 item : papyrus, two joining fragments mounted in
	glass, very incomplete ; 15 cm.
Note: Actual dimensions of item are 15.0 x 8.3 cm.
	13 lines.
	Written along the fibers on the recto; written across
	the fibers on the verso in a different hand.
	Right margin(?) of 4.5 cm.
	P.Duk.inv. 159 R was formerly P.Duk.inv. G 159 R and
	P.Duk.inv. G 161 R.
	Extracted from mummy cartonnage with P.Duk.inv. 147-149,
	P.Duk.inv. 152, P.Duk.inv. 154, P.Duk.inv. 156-158,
	P.Duk.inv. 160, P.Duk.inv. 162-163, and P.Duk.inv. 165-166.
	Account from Egypt, written on papyrus. Verso has a
	documentary text from Egypt in Greek (P.Duk.inv. 159 V).
	In Greek.
	Descriptive database available in repository.

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