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Title: Letter, Year 29 Phamenoth 9 [256 B.C. May 2] Author: Alkeides (From Egypt), fl. 256 B.C. Subject: Nesiotes (From Egypt), fl. 256 B.C. Accounting --Egypt --332-30 B.C. Documentary papyri --Egypt --332-30 B.C. Correspondence --Egypt --332-30 B.C. Material: 1 item : papyrus, five joining fragments mounted in glass ; 18 x 33 cm. Note: Actual dimensions of item are 17.8 x 32.2 cm. 13 lines. Written across the fibers on the recto in the same hand as P.Duk.inv. 24; written along the fibers on the verso, the docket on the left edge inverse to the address and in a different hand. Upper margin of 2.5 cm.; lower margin of 1 cm.; left margin of 2.5 cm; right margin of 0.5 cm. Extracted from mummy cartonnage. P.Duk.inv. 25 was formerly P.Duk.inv. G 25. Letter from Egypt, written on papyrus. Alkeides writes to Nesiotes about a money account in which Theophilos is involved and of which Pleistarchos needs to be informed to avoid suspicion. The greeting reads, "Be of good health." Dated to year 29, Phamenoth 9 (May 2, 256 B.C.). An appended note follows. In Greek. Descriptive database available in repository.
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