Official letter (P.Duk.inv. 678)


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Catalogue Record

Title: Official letter, [170 B.C.?]
Subject: Egypt --Officials and employees --Correspondence --332-30 B.C.
	Accountants --Egypt --Fayyum --332-30 B.C.
	Granaries --Egypt --Fayyum --332-30 B.C.
	Documentary papyri --Egypt --Fayyum --332-30 B.C.
	Correspondence --Egypt --Fayyum --332-30 B.C.
Material: 1 item : papyrus, three joining fragments mounted in
	glass, incomplete ; 12 cm.
Note: Actual dimensions of item are 11.1 x 10.5 cm.
	9 lines.
	Written along the fibers on the recto.
	Upper margin of 4 cm.
	Extracted from mummy cartonnage with P.Duk.inv. 679-690.
	P.Duk.inv. 678 was formerly P.Duk.inv. MF79 5.
	Papyrus letter from the Arsinoites (modern name: Fayyum),
	Egypt. Mentions someone in charge of a public granary
	as well as Ptolemaios who was formerly in charge
	of a public granary. Mentions also Marres, a bookkeeper.
	In Greek.
	Descriptive database available in repository.

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