Contract (P.Duk.inv. 1057)


150 dpi image of 1057

72 dpi image of 1057

Catalogue Record

Title: Contract, [5--?]
Subject: Contracts --Egypt --30 B.C.-640 A.D.
	Documentary papyri --Egypt --30 B.C.-640 A.D.
	Contracts --Egypt --30 B.C.-640 A.D.
Material: 1 item : papyrus, mounted in glass, incomplete ; 9 cm.
Note: Actual dimensions of item are 8.2 x 6.8 cm.
	8 lines.
	Written across the fibers on the recto in an untrained hand.
	Lower margin of 1 cm.; small left margin.
	P.Duk.inv. 1057 was formerly P.Duk.inv. C 57.
	Contract from Egypt, written on papyrus. Contract involves
	gold coins. Helias (Elias) witnesses(?) the contract.
	Pason writes(?) the contract for the contractant.
	In Coptic.
	Descriptive database available in repository.

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