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Title: Private letter, [5--] Author: Papostolos (From Egypt), 6th cent. Subject: Documentary papyri --Egypt --30 B.C.-640 A.D. Personal correspondence --Egypt --30 B.C.-640 A.D. Material: 1 item : papyrus, mounted in glass, complete ; 18 x 25 cm. Note: In Coptic. Actual dimensions of item are 17.3 x 24.5 cm. 16 lines. Written across the fibers on the recto; address written along the fibers on the verso. Upper margin of 0.5 cm.; lower margin of 2.5 cm.; left margin of 2 cm.; small right margin. P.Duk.inv. 437 was formerly P.Miss. 3. Papyrus letter from Egypt in which Papostolos urgently requests Apa Apakire to take action. Michael is mentioned. Greetings to others are included. The farewell reads"May you prosper in the Lord." Descriptive database available in repository.
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