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Title: Draft of an official letter, [3rd cent. B.C.] Subject: Agriculture --Egypt --Fayyum --332-30 B.C. Irrigation --Egypt --Fayyum --332-30 B.C. Tenant farmers --Egypt --Fayyum --332-30 B.C. Documentary papyri --Egypt --Fayyum --332-30 B.C. Correspondence --Egypt --Fayyum --332-30 B.C. Material: 1 item : papyrus, mounted in glass, incomplete ; 15 x 17 cm. Note: Actual dimensions of item are 14.3 x 16.5 cm. 11 lines. Written across the fibers on the verso; written along the fibers on the recto inverse to the text on the verso. Left margin of 2 cm.; small right margin. P.Duk.inv. 727 V was formerly P.Duk.inv. MF79 76 V. Papyrus draft of an official letter from the Arsinoites (modern name: Fayyum), Egypt. Concerns troubles in agricultural matters, mainly regarding irrigation. Tenant farmers have destroyed something. Recto has a draft of an official letter in Greek (P.Duk.inv. 727 R). In Greek. Descriptive database available in repository.
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