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Title: Official letter, Consulate of Septimius Akindynos and Populonius Proculus, Pachon 13 [340 May 8]. Author: Aurelios Dioskourides (Strategos of the Hermopolite Nome, Egypt), fl. 339-340. Subject: Aurelios Nearcheides (Official from the Hermopolite Nome, Egypt), fl. 340. Government purchasing --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 --30 B.C.-640 A.D. Correspondence --Egypt --30 B.C.-640 A.D. Material: 1 item : papyrus, three fragments which do not join mounted in glass, writing partly faded, incomplete. Note: Dimensions of fragments are 11.4 x 13.7 cm. or smaller. 37 lines. Written along the fibers on the recto; the space between the text and the consular date was used for a subscription in a second hand; the heading of the list is followed by individual entries in a third hand through the third column. Upper margin of 1 cm.; left margin of 3 cm.; right margin of 1 cm. P.Duk.inv. 666 was formerly P.Duk.inv. MF75 7. Papyrus letter from Egypt in which Aurelius Dioskourides, strategos or the highest civil official in charge of taxation of the Hermopolites (Hermopolite Nome), Egypt, writes to Aurelius Nearcheides, official in charge of the fifteenth pagus, or division within a nome. Aurelius Dioskourides writes about the so-called public buyers and their purchases of coats, by which they upset the nome. Includes a list of these purchases, running into several columns(?). Dated to Pachon 13 of the consulate of Septimius Akindynos and Populonius Proculus (May 8, 340 A.D.). In Greek. Descriptive database available in repository.
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