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Title: Tax receipt, [5--] Author: Ouersenouphios (From Egypt), 6th cent. Subject: Taxation --Egypt --30 B.C.-640 A.D. Tax collection --Egypt --30 B.C.-640 A.D. Documentary papyri --Egypt --30 B.C.-640 A.D. Receipts --Egypt --30 B.C.-640 A.D. Material: 1 item : papyrus, mounted in glass, complete ; 9 x 20 cm. Note: Actual dimensions of item are 8.8 x 19.4 cm. 4 lines. Written across the fibers on the recto; written along the fibers on the verso in a different hand and inverse to the text on the recto. Upper margin of 1.5 cm.; lower margin of 2 cm.; left margin of 1 cm.; small right margin. P.Duk.inv. 439 R was formerly P.Miss. 5 R. Papyrus tax receipt for 1 solidus, a gold coin, from Egypt. Issued by Ouersenouphios, son of(?) Theodoros. Iohannes is mentioned as either the taxpayer or as an intermediary of some sort. Verso has a private letter in Coptic (P.Duk.inv. 439 V). In Greek. Publication:Coptic and Greek Texts relating to the Hermopolite Monastery of Apa Apollo, ed. S.J. Clackson. (P.Mon.Apollo 31).
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