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Title: Parmenides, 152 b-d, [4--] Uniform title: Parmenides. Author: Plato. Subject: Literary papyri --Egypt --30 B.C.-640 A.D. Material: 1 item : parchment codex leaf, mounted in glass ; 8 cm. Note: Actual dimensions of item are 8.0 x 7.6 cm. 22 lines. Written in a literary hand; written on the verso in a different hand. Left margin of 1 cm.; small right margin. P.Duk.inv. 5 (a) was formerly P.Duk.inv. G 5 (a). Parchment codex leaf with a literary text from Egypt. Contains Plato's Parmenides 152 b-d. Parchment has been washed out and reused for a private letter in Coptic (P.Duk.inv. 5 (b)). In Greek. Descriptive database available in repository. Publications: Willis, William H. "A New Fragment of Plato's Parmenides on Parchment." Greek, Roman, and Byzantine Studies 12(1971): 539-552 (plate 6 following p. 544). See also Willis, William H. "A Parchment Palimpsest of Plato at Duke University and the Ilias Ambrosiana," in: Akten des XIII. Internationalen Papyrologen-Kongresses (München 1974) 461-467 (plate 6).
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