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Title: Lease of land, [5--] Author: Aurelios Chrestes (Tenant farmer from Aphrodito, Egypt), 6th cent. Subject: Farm tenancy --Egypt --Aphrodito (Extinct city) --30 B.C.-640 A.D. Notaries --Egypt --Aphrodito (Extinct city) --30 B.C.-640 A.D. Documentary papyri --Egypt --Aphrodito (Extinct city) --30 B.C.-640 A.D. Leases --Egypt --Aphrodito (Extinct city) --30 B.C.-640 A.D. Material: 1 item : papyrus, mounted in glass, incomplete ; 13 cm. Note: Actual dimensions of item are 12.1 x 6.5 cm. 13 lines. Written along the fibers on the recto, the signature in a less experienced hand. Lower margin of 2 cm.; left margin of 1 cm. P.Duk.inv. 500 was formerly P.Miss. 66. Papyrus lease of land from Aphrodito. The tenant, Aurelios Chrestes, agress to sharecropping. Followed by a notarial subscription. In Greek. Descriptive database available in repository. Publications: Nikolaos Gonis, "Three Fragmentary Byzantine Documents from the Duke Collection," The Journal of Juristic Papyrology 29 (1999) 7-12.
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