Official letter(?) (P.Duk.inv. 944 V)


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Catalogue Record

Title: Official letter(?), [1--]
Subject: Government correspondence --Egypt --30 B.C.-640 A.D.
	Documentary papyri --Egypt --30 B.C.-640 A.D.
	Correspondence --Egypt --30 B.C.-640 A.D.
Material: 1 item : papyrus, mounted in glass, incomplete ; 8 x 3 cm.
Note: Actual dimensions of item are 7.1 x 2.3 cm.
	14 lines.
	Written across the fibers on the verso in a careful
	hand; written along the fibers on the recto in a
	different hand and inverse to the text on the verso.
	Lower margin of 1.5 cm.
	P.Duk.inv. 944 V was formerly P.Duk.inv. S73 2 V.
	Official letter(?) from Egypt, written on papyrus.
	Carefully phrased letter or petition informing an
	official of an illegal appropriation. Recto has another
	official letter in Greek (P.Duk.inv. 
944 R).
	In Greek.
	Descriptive database available in repository.

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