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Title: Order for payment, [between 213 and 232] Subject: Asklepiades (Account manager from Oxyrhynchos, Egypt), fl. 213-232. Accountants --Egypt --Bahnasa --30 B.C.-640 A.D. House buying --Egypt --Bahnasa --30 B.C.-640 A.D. Auctions --Egypt --Bahnasa --30 B.C.-640 A.D. Banks and banking --Egypt --Bahnasa --30 B.C.-640 A.D. Egypt --Official and employees --30 B.C.-640 A.D. Documentary papyri --Egypt --Bahnasa --30 B.C.-640 A.D. Vouchers --Egypt --Bahnasa --30 B.C.-640 A.D. Material: 1 item : papyrus, mounted in glass, incomplete ; 14 cm. Note: Actual dimensions of item are 13.1 x 9.7 cm. 13 lines. Written along the fibers on the recto. Upper margin of 2.5 cm., partly filled with two diagonal strokes; small right margin. P.Duk.inv. 747 was formerly P.Rob.inv. 4. Order for payment from Oxyrhynchos (modern name: Bahnasa), Egypt, written on papyrus. Orders Asklepiades, an account manager, to pay to the state bank from the account for Phamenoth the purchase price of a house and 1.875 aroura of land near Tholthis, 135 drachmas and 2 obols. Also orders him to pay the purchase price of the property in Tychinphagon, acquired at an auction of confiscated property on the order of Claudius Modestus, a high Roman official in the administration of Egypt. The buyer is Claudia Isidora alias Apia. In Greek. Descriptive database available in repository. Publications: Willis, William H. "Oxyrhynchite Documents among the Robinson Papyri." Bulletin of the American Society of Papyrologists 25(1988): 118-121 (plate p. 127). See also SB xx, 14292.
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