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Title: Petition, [3rd cent. B.C.] Subject: Complaints (Civil procedure) --Egypt --Fayyum --332-30 B.C. Occupancy (Law) --Egypt --332-30 B.C. Documentary papyri --Egypt --Fayyum --332-30 B.C. Petitions --Egypt --Fayyum --332-30 B.C. Material: 1 item : papyrus, mounted in glass ; 8 x 30 cm. Note: Actual dimensions of item are 7.8 x 29.6 cm. 11 lines. Written across the fibers on the recto; written along the fibers on the verso. Small left margin. P.Duk.inv. 698 was formerly P.Duk.inv. MF79 25. Papyrus petition from the Arsinoites (modern name: Fayyum), Egypt. Addresses king Ptolemy. The younger sister of Isas writes against Taarmous, who moved into their father's house in Oxyrhyncha, where he used to be a settler, after her father died. Dated on the back to Mecheir 16. In Greek. Descriptive database available in repository. Publication: John Bauschatz, "Three Duke Petitions," Zeitschrift für Papyrologie und Epigraphik 152 (2005) 187197.
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