Safe-conduct pass (P.Duk.inv. 268)


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Catalogue Record

Title: Safe-conduct pass, [6--]
Subject: Safe conducts --640-1250.
	Documentary papyri --Egypt --640-1250.
	Letters of recommendation --Egypt --640-1250.
Material: 1 item : papyrus, mounted in glass, incomplete ; 12 x 15 cm.
Note: Actual dimensions of item are 11.8 x 14.5 cm.
	5 lines.
	Written across the fibers on the recto; the address
	written along the fibers on the verso.
	Upper margin of 1.5 cm.; lower margin of 2 cm.
	P.Duk.inv. 268 was formerly P.Duk.inv. C 49.
	Safe-conduct pass or letter of recommendation from
	Egypt, written on papyrus. Written for Mika (Michael)
	son of Petros. The author presents it as (equivalent
	to) a word of God.
	Publications: MacCoull, L.S.B. "Three Coptic Papyri
	in the Duke University Collection." Bulletin of the
	American Society of Papyrologists 20 (1983): 138.
	In Coptic.
	Descriptive database available in repository.
Publications: L.S.B. MacCoull, "Three Coptic Papyri in the Duke
        University Collection," Bulletin of the American Society
        of Papyrologists 20 (1983) 138.

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