Register of land and rents (P.Duk.inv. 1323 R)


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Catalogue Record

Title: Register of land and rents, [2nd cent. B.C.]
Subject: Rent --Egypt --Fayyum --332-30 B.C.
	Crown lands --Egypt --Fayyum --332-30 B.C.
	Grain --Egypt --Fayyum --332-30 B.C.
	Documentary papyri --Egypt --Fayyum --332-30 B.C.
	Registers (lists) --Egypt --Fayyum --332-30 B.C.
Material: 1 item : papyrus, mounted in glass, incomplete ; 12 cm.
Note: Actual dimensions of item are 11.7 x 9.7 cm.
	3 lines.
	Written along the fibers on the recto; written across
	the fibers on the verso in a different hand.
	Upper margin of 3.5 cm.
	P.Duk.inv. 1323 R was extracted from mummy cartonnage
	with P.Duk.inv. 1318-1322 and P.Duk.inv. 1324-1371.
	List of land and rents from the Arsinoite Nome (modern
	name: Fayyum), Egypt, written on papyrus. Lists crown
	and temple land(?) and the various rents charged
	on it. The land is used for growing wheat, barley,
	fodder (as a crop) and sesame. Most payments are
	in kind, and some payments are in money. Verso has
	a register(?) of land and rents in Greek (P.Duk.inv. 1323 V).
	In Greek.
	Descriptive database available in repository.

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