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Title: Draft of a petition to the katholikos, [between 348 Dec. 9 and 348 Dec. 13] Author: Aurelios Ammon, Scholastikos, fl. 348. Subject: Phlaouios Sisinnios, Katholikos, fl. 348. Complaints (Civil procedure) --Egypt --30 B.C.-640 A.D. Lawyers --Egypt --30 B.C.-640 A.D. Egypt --Officials and employees --30 B.C.-640 A.D. Documentary papyri --Egypt --Akhmim --30 B.C.-640 A.D. Petitions --Egypt --Akhmim --30 B.C.-640 A.D. Material: 1 item : papyrus and linen cloth, mounted in two frames of glass, incomplete. Note: Actual dimensions of papyrus are 38.1 x 14.0 cm. Dimensions of the linen wrapper are 23.6 x 21.0 cm. 36 lines. Written along the fibers on the recto; written across the fibers on the verso inverse to the text on the recto. Lower margin of 6.5 cm.; small right margin. P.Duk.inv. 18 R was formerly P.Duk.inv. G 18 R. Draft of two paragraphs of a petition from Panopolis (modern name: Akhmim), Egypt, written on papyrus. Petition is written by Ammon, the well-known scholastikos or lawyer, to Flavius Sisinnius katholikos, or high official in Alexandria. Drawn up between Dec. 9 and Dec. 13, 348 A.D. in Alexandria. Second frame of glass has the coarse linen cloth that was wrapped around P.Duk.inv. 18 when it was rolled up. Verso has another draft of the same petition in Greek (P.Duk.inv. 18 V). In Greek. Descriptive database available in repository. Other drafts of this petition include P.Duk.inv. 18 V, P.Duk.inv. 19 V, P.Duk.inv. 187 R, P.Duk.inv. 188 R, P.Duk.inv. 189 R, P.Duk.inv. 189 V, P.Duk.inv. 217 R and P.Duk.inv. 1278. Publication: The Archive of Ammon Scholasticus of Panopolis (P.Ammon), ed. W.H. Willis and K. Maresch. I 10. Opladen 1997.
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