Account of expenses (P.Duk.inv. 301)


150 dpi image of 301 1of11r

150 dpi image of 301 1of11v

Catalogue Record

Title: Account of expenses, [2nd cent. B.C.]
Subject: Bankers --Egypt --332-30 B.C.
	Accounting --Egypt --332-30 B.C.
	Documentary papyri --Egypt --332-30 B.C.
	Accounts --Egypt --332-30 B.C.
Material: 1 item : papyrus, twenty-one partly joining fragments
	mounted in 11 frames of glass, incomplete.
Note: Dimensions of fragments are 31.6 x 18.7 cm. or smaller.
	931 lines.
	Written along the fibers on the recto in multiple columns;
	written across the fibers on the verso in multiple
	columns, inverse to the text on the recto.
	Upper margin of 1.5-2 cm.; lower margin of 1 cm.
	Extracted from mummy cartonnage from Abusir el-Melek.
	P.Duk.inv. 301 was formerly P.Duk.inv. AF72 1-11.
	Papyrus account of daily expenses from Egypt. Possibly
	the account book of a banker.
	In Greek.
	Descriptive database available in repository.

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