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Title: Letter, [256? B.C.] Author: Alkeides (From Egypt), fl. 256 B.C. Subject: Nesiotes (From Egypt), fl. 256 B.C. Egypt --Officials and employees --332-30 B.C. Tax collection --Egypt --332-30 B.C. Documentary papyri --Egypt --332-30 B.C. Correspondence --Egypt --332-30 B.C. Material: 1 item : papyrus, four fragments of which three join, mounted in glass, right part is broken off. Note: Dimensions of fragments are at least 22.0 cm x 21.1 cm. 15 lines. Written across the fibers on the recto in the same hand as P.Duk.inv. 25; the address written along the fibers on the verso in large letters. Upper margin of 2.5 cm.; lower margin of 2 cm.; left margin of 2 cm. Extracted from mummy cartonnage. P.Duk.inv. 24 was formerly P.Duk.inv. G 24. Letter from Egypt, written on papyrus. Alkeides writes to Nesiotes about Herodes, the tax collector, and what happened during Alkeides' absence. Possibly mentions the market place. In Greek. Descriptive database available in repository.
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