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Author: Aurelius Onnophris, fl. 229-235. Title: Declarations on oath, [232/3] Subject: Aurelius Leonides, fl. 229-237. Severus Alexander, Emperor of Rome, 208-235. Julia Mamaea, d 235. Swine --Egypt --Oxyrhynchite Nome --30 B.C.-640 A.D. Oaths --Egypt --30 B.C.-640 A.D. Strategi, Greek --30 B.C.-640 A.D. Egypt --Officials and employees --30 B.C.-640 A.D. Documentary papyri --Egypt --Oxyrhynchite Nome --30 B.C.-640 A.D. Material: 1 item : papyrus, four joining fragments mounted in glass, incomplete ; 16 cm. Note: Actual dimensions of item are 16.0 x 7.5 cm. 40 lines. Written in two columns along the fibers on the recto; written across the fibers on the verso in a different hand. Upper margin of 1.5 cm. A tomos synkollesimos. P.Duk.inv. 531 R was formerly P.Miss. 98 R. Two papyrus declarations on oath to Aurelius Leonides, strategos of the Oxyrhynchites (Oxyrhynchite Nome), Egypt by Aurelius Onnophris alias Lykarion from Paomeos in the Thmoisepho toparchy that he has something and 40 pigs ready for the imperial visit of Severus Alexander and his mother Iulia Mammaea. Each pig weighs about 50 pounds or more. Verso has a tax account in Greek (P.Duk.inv. 531 V) In Greek. Descriptive database available in repository. Publications: Peter van Minnen and Joshua D. Sosin, "Imperial Pork: Preparations for a Visit of Severus Alexander and Iulia Mamaea to Egypt," Ancient Society 27 (1996) 171-181.
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