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Title: Petition, Year 2 of Trebonianus Gallus and Veldumianus Phamenoth 27 [252 Mar. 23] Subject: Complaints (Civil procedure) --Egypt --30 B.C.-640 A.D. Slaves --Egypt --Emancipation --30 B.C.-640 A.D. Costume --Egypt --History --To 500. Family --Egypt --30 B.C.-640 A.D. Documentary papyri --Egypt --30 B.C.-640 A.D. Petitions --Egypt --30 B.C.-640 A.D. Material: 1 item : papyrus, mounted in glass, incomplete ; 11 x 14 cm. Note: Actual dimensions of item are 10.7 x 13.1 cm. 21 lines. Written along the fibers on the recto; written across the fibers on the verso in a different hand. P.Duk.inv. 553 R was formerly P.Miss. 121 R. Papyrus copy of a petition from Egypt about family matters. Preceded by a cover letter. Refers to the manumission of a slave or slaves and the clothing of a woman or women. Dated to Phamenoth 27, year 2 of Trebonianus Gallus and Veldumianus (March 23, 252 A.D.). Verso has an account of expenses in Greek (P.Duk.inv. 553 V). In Greek. Descriptive database available in repository.
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