150 dpi image of 317v72 dpi image of 317v
Title: Documentary text, [2nd cent. B.C.] Subject: Documentary papyri --Egypt --Fayyum --332-30 B.C. Material: 1 item : papyrus, mounted in glass, left part is broken off ; 30 cm. Note: Actual dimensions of item are 29.5 x 16.4 cm. 12 lines. Written across the fibers on the verso; written along the fibers on the recto in different hands. Upper margin of 2 cm.; lower margin of 14.5 cm. P.Duk.inv. 317 V (a) was formerly P.Duk.inv. MF84 5 V. Papyrus documentary text from the Arsinoites (modern name: Fayyum), Egypt. To the right is a petition in Greek (P.Duk.inv. 317 V (b)), and the recto has a documentary text in Demotic (P.Duk.inv. 317 R (a)) and a letter in Demotic (P.Duk.inv. 317 R (b)). In Demotic. Descriptive database available in repository.
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