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Title: Private letter, [7--] Author: Iohannes (Monk from Egypt), 8th cent. Subject: Apa Daniel (Monk from Egypt), 8th cent. Monks --Egypt --640-1250. Monasticism and religious orders, Coptic --640-1250. Monasteries, Coptic --640-1250. Documentary papyri --Egypt --640-1250. Personal correspondence --Egypt --640-1250. Material: 1 item : papyrus, mounted in glass, right part broken off ; 14 x 21 cm. Note: In Coptic. Actual dimensions of item are 13.3 x 20.1 cm. 12 lines. Written across the fibers on the recto; the address written along the fibers on the verso. Upper margin of 1 cm.; lower margin of 2.5 cm.; left margin of 0.5 cm. P.Duk.inv. 436 was formerly P.Miss. 2. Papyrus private letter from Egypt from Iohannes to Apa Daniel, both monks. Iohannes requests that Apa Daniel, whom Iohannes addresses as father, let someone bring something to him in a monastery. Includes greetings to Apa David and others. Descriptive database available in repository.
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