150 dpi image of 26r
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Title: Letter, [256? B.C.] Author: Papiskos (From Egypt), 3rd cent. B.C. Subject: Nesiotes (From Egypt), fl. 256 B.C. Camels --Egypt --332-30 B.C. Soldiers --Egypt --332-30 B.C. Documentary papyri --Egypt --332-30 B.C. Correspondence --Egypt --332-30 B.C. Material: 1 item : papyrus, twelve partly joining fragments mounted in glass. Note: Dimensions of fragments are at least 17.1 x 8.2 cm. or smaller. 24 lines. Written along the fibers on the recto and the verso in the same hand as P.Duk.inv. 300. Part of the last line on the verso is crossed out. Upper margin of 1 cm. on the recto; upper margin of 0.5 cm. on the verso; lower margin of 0.5 cm. on the recto; lower margin of 5 cm. on the verso; left margins of 1 cm.; small right margins. Extracted from mummy cartonnage. P.Duk.inv. 26 was formerly P.Duk.inv. G 26. Letter from Egypt, written on papyrus. Papiskos writes to Nesiotes requesting written information about something in the Heracleopolite Nome. Mentions a common soldier and camels. In Greek. Descriptive database available in repository.
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