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Title: Order, [3rd cent. B.C.] Subject: Peteyris (From the Arsinoite Nome, Egypt), 3rd cent. B.C. Ointments --332-30 B.C. Sales --Egypt --Fayyum --332-30 B.C. Documentary papyri --Egypt --Fayyum --332-30 B.C. Material: 1 item : papyrus, mounted in glass ; 6 x 9 cm. Note: Actual dimensions of item are 5.4 x 8.3 cm. 4 lines. Written along the fibers on the recto. Upper margin of 1 cm.; lower margin of 1 cm.; left margin of 1 cm.; right margin of 1 cm. P.Duk.inv. 724 was formerly P.Duk.inv. MF79 70. Papyrus order from the Arsinoites (modern name: Fayyum), Egypt. Orders Peteyris not to sell ointment in financial year 8. In Demotic. Descriptive database available in repository.
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