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Title: Receipt, Seventh consulate of Constantine and first consulate of Constantius (326) Author: Aurelios Ammon, Scholastikos, fl. 348 Subject: Priests --Egypt --Akhmim --30 B.C.-640 A.D. Wheat --Egypt --Akhmim --30 B.C.-640 A.D. Documentary papyri --Egypt --Akhmim --30 B.C.-640 A.D. Receipts --Egypt --Akhmim --30 B.C.-640 A.D. Material: 1 item : papyrus, five joining fragments, mounted in glass ; 14 x 7 cm. Note: Actual dimensions of item are 13.2 x 6.4 cm. 7 lines. Written along the fibers on the recto. Upper margin of 1.5 cm.; lower margin of 4 cm.; left margin of 1 cm.; small right margin. P.Duk.inv. 198 was formerly P.Duk.inv. G 198. Receipt of payment from Panopolis (modern name: Akhmim), Egypt, written on papyrus. Payment is of one artab (a measure) of wheat by Agathos, a dyer, through a priest for the fourteenth indiction (AD 325/326). Dated to the seventh consulate of Constantine and the first consulate of Constantius (326 A.D.). Papyrus belongs to the archive of Ammon, the well-known scholastikos, or lawyer. In Greek. Descriptive database available in repository.
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