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Title: Memorandum, [2nd cent. B.C.] Subject: Food --332-30 B.C. Travelers --Egypt --332-30 B.C. Ships --Egypt --Cargo --332-30 B.C. Documentary papyri --Egypt --332-30 B.C. Memorandums --Egypt --332-30 B.C. Material: 1 item : papyrus, two joining(?) fragments mounted in glass ; 31 cm. Note: Actual dimensions of item are 30.1 x 13.3 cm. 24 lines. Written along the fibers on the recto; the interlinear and marginal lines are written in a second hand; written across the fibers on the verso in a different hand. Upper margin of 4 cm.; lower margin of 9 cm.; left margin of 2 cm.; small right margin. Extracted from mummy cartonnage with P.Duk.inv. 324-340 and P.Duk.inv. 342-434. P.Duk.inv. 341 R was formerly P.Duk.inv. AF74 18 R. Papyrus memorandum from the Herakleopolites(?) (Heracleopolite Nome), Egypt with a list of foodstuffs put on board a ship. Drawn up for Ptolemaios. Wine, bread, cakes(?), pickled fish, pork chops, honey, etc. are mentioned. Verso has an account in Greek (P.Duk.inv. 341 V). In Greek. Descriptive database available in repository.
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