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Title: Draft of an official letter, [2nd cent. B.C.] Subject: Strategi, Greek --332-30 B.C. Egypt --Officials and employees --Correspondence --332-30 B.C. Documentary papyri --Egypt --Heracleopolite Nome --332-30 B.C. Correspondence --Egypt --Heracleopolite Nome --332-30 B.C. Material: 1 item : papyrus, mounted in glass, writing abraded, incomplete ; 14 x 15 cm. Note: Actual dimensions of item are 13.1 x 14.3 cm. 16 lines. Written along the fibers on the recto in a careful hand. Lower margin of 2.5 cm.; left margin of 1.5 cm.; right margin varies. P.Duk.inv. 616 was formerly P.Duk.inv. MF74 19. Extracted from mummy cartonnage. Papyrus draft of an official letter from the Herakleopolites (Heracleopolite Nome), Egypt, in which the addressee is chided for not fulfilling the task that was entrusted to him. Mentions the affairs of the strategos or highest official in the area. In Greek. Descriptive database available in repository.
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