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Title: Official report, Year 33 Thoth 27 [23 October 138 B.C.] Author: Atis (Village scribe of Tekmi), 2nd cent. B.C. Subject: Euphranor (Strategos from the Heracleopolite Nome, Egypt), 2nd cent. B.C. Egypt --Officials and employees --332-30 B.C. Strategi, Greek --332-30 B.C. Scribes --Egypt --Heracleopolite Nome --332-30 B.C. Documentary papyri --Egypt --Heracleopolite Nome --332-30 B.C. Official reports --Egypt --Heracleopolite Nome --332-30 B.C. Material: 1 item : papyrus, mounted in glass ; 14 x 21 cm. Note: Actual dimensions of item are 13.6 x 20.7 cm. 11 lines. Written along the fibers on the recto, the first line in a different hand; written along the fibers on the verso in yet another hand. Upper margin of 4 cm.; small lower margin; left margin of 6 cm.; right margin of 2.5 cm. P.Duk.inv. 602 was formerly P.Duk.inv. MF74 5. Papyrus report by Atis, the village scribe of Tekmi and Bichinthouth in the Herakleopolites (Heracleopolite Nome), Egypt. Concerns the visit to Tekmi of Euphranor, strategos or highest official in the region and a person equal in status to the first friends of the king, and the guards stationed at Papa. Dated on the verso to Thoth 27, year 33 (October 23, 138 B.C.). In Greek. Descriptive database available in repository. Publication: J. D. Sosin and J. Bauschatz, "Four Duke Papyri concerning Pesouris, Basilikos Grammateus," Zeitschrift für Papyrologie und Epigraphik 141(2002) 177190, with notice of earlier and incomplete publication: "An Official report," by Royce L. B. Morris and John F. Oates. Bulletin of the American Society of Papyrologists, 22(1985): 243247 (plate p. 247).See also Sammelbuch vol. 18, no. 13304
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