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Title: Lease of land, Year 27 Tybi 25 [154 B.C. Feb. 22] Subject: Measuring instruments --Egypt --332-30 B.C. Documentary papyri --Egypt --Fayyum --332-30 B.C. Leases --Egypt --Fayyum --332-30 B.C. Material: 1 item : papyrus, three joining fragments mounted in glass ; 9 x 20 cm. Note: Actual dimensions of item are 8.3 x 20.0 cm. 17 lines. Written along the fibers on the recto; written across the fibers on the verso. Small upper margin; lower margin of 3 cm; left margin of 0.5 cm; small right margin. Extracted from mummy cartonnage with P.Duk.inv. 707-709. P.Duk.inv. 710 was formerly P.Duk.inv. MF79 50. Papyrus lease of land from the Arsinoites (modern name: Fayyum), Egypt. The inside of a "double" document of a six-witness contract of lease between Ptolemaios and Herakleos. Dated to Panemou 27 and Tybi 25, year 27 (February 22, 154 B.C.). One of the stipulations mentions a four-choinix measure, a measure of approximately four liters. In Greek. Descriptive database available in repository.
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