Homer, Iliad 1, 127-138 (P.Duk.inv. 970)


150 dpi image of 970

72 dpi image of 970

Catalogue Record

Title: Iliad 1, 127-138, [1--]
Uniform title: Iliad. Book 1.
Author: Homer.
Subject: Literary papyri --Egypt --30 B.C.-640 A.D.
Material: 1 item : papyrus, mounted in glass, incomplete ; 13 cm.
Note: Actual dimensions of item are 12.1 x 5.6 cm.
	12 lines.
	Written along the fibers on the recto in a literary hand.
	Lower margin of 3 cm.
	P.Duk.inv. 970 was formerly P.Duk.inv. S73 5.
	Literary text from Egypt, written on papyrus. Has Homer's
	Iliad Book 1, verses 127-138.
	In Greek.
Publication: John Lundon,"Homer, Iliad I.127-138 from the Duke Papyrus Collection,"
Zeitschrift für Papyrologie und Epigraphik 141 (2002) 71-73.
	Descriptive database available in repository.

Images and texts on these web pages are intended for research and educational use only. Please read our statement on use and reproduction for further information on how to receive permission to reproduce an item and how to cite it.

If you are interested in the techniques used to create the images (compression, color correction, resolution), please see the document on imaging techniques. If you are interested in the methodology used to create the catalogue record, please see the article on the papyrus catalogue records.

Return to the papyrus home page

Return to Duke University Special Collections Library home page

Please see our page with contact information if you have any comments or questions about the Duke Papyrus Archive.

Last updated by Peter van Minnen on 11/9/95