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Title: Declaration(?), [between 283? and 284?] Subject: Roman law --Sources --30 B.C.-640 A.D. Documentary papyri --Egypt --30 B.C.-640 A.D. Declarations --Egypt --30 B.C.-640 A.D. Material: 1 item : papyrus, mounted in glass, incomplete ; 7 x 12 cm. Note: Actual dimensions of item are 6.8 x 11.5 cm. 7 lines. Written along the fibers on the recto; written across the fibers on the verso in a different hand. Right margin of 1.5 cm. P.Duk.inv. 542 R was formerly P.Miss. 110 R. Papyrus declaration from Egypt that mentions an imperial edict and Ianuarianus, perhaps the praefectus Aegypti, or governor of Egypt, of that name. Verso has a draft of an official letter(?) in Greek (P.Duk.inv. 542 V). In Greek. Descriptive database available in repository.
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