Chronological text (P.Duk.inv. 4 V)


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Catalogue Record

Title: Chronological text, [1st cent. B.C.]
Subject: Egypt --History --Chronology --332-30 B.C.
	Egypt --History --332-30 B.C.
	Ptolemaic dynasty, 305-30 B.C.
	Literary papyri --Egypt --332-30 B.C.
Material: 1 item : papyrus, reconstructed from numerous fragments,
	mounted in glass, incomplete ; 21 cm.
Note: Actual dimensions of item are 20.9 x 10.3 cm.
	27 lines.
	Written in two columns across the fibers on the verso;
	written along the fibers on the recto in a different hand.
	Upper margin of 3 cm.; lower margin of 5 cm.; small
	right margin.
	P.Duk.inv. 4 V was formerly P.Duk.inv. G 4 V.
	Chronological text from Egypt, written on papyrus.
	Lists the regnal years of various Ptolemaic kings
	and other details(?). Recto has a literary text with
	lines 111-149 from Book 22 of Homer's Iliad in Greek
	(P.Duk.inv. 4 R).
	In Greek.
	Descriptive database available in repository.

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