Private letter in Coptic (P.Duk.inv. 437)


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Catalogue Record

Title: Private letter, [5--]
Author: Papostolos (From Egypt), 6th cent.
Subject: Documentary papyri --Egypt --30 B.C.-640 A.D.
	Personal correspondence --Egypt --30 B.C.-640 A.D.
Material: 1 item : papyrus, mounted in glass, complete ; 18 x 25
Note: In Coptic.
	Actual dimensions of item are 17.3 x 24.5 cm.
	16 lines.
	Written across the fibers on the recto; address written
	along the fibers on the verso.
	Upper margin of 0.5 cm.; lower margin of 2.5 cm.; left
	margin of 2 cm.; small right margin.
	P.Duk.inv. 437 was formerly P.Miss. 3.
	Papyrus letter from Egypt in which Papostolos urgently
	requests Apa Apakire to take action. Michael is
	mentioned. Greetings to others are included. The farewell
	reads"May you prosper in the Lord."
	Descriptive database available in repository.                

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