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Title: Loan, [not before 500] Subject: Letter-writing, Coptic --Egypt --30 B.C.-640 A.D. Monasteries, Coptic --Egypt --30 B.C.-640 A.D. Documentary papyri --Egypt --30 B.C.-640 A.D. Correspondence --Egypt --30 B.C.-640 A.D. Material: 1 item : papyrus, mounted in glass, incomplete ; 13 x 3 cm. Note: Actual dimensions of item are 13.0 x 2.4 cm. 3 lines. Written along the fibers on the verso; written across the fibers on the recto in a different hand. Left margin of 2 cm.; right margin of 1 cm. P.Duk.inv. 811 V was formerly P.Duk.inv. C 4 V. Part of a loan document from Egypt, written on papyrus. Mentions a monastic establishment of Saint Apa Apollo at Bawit. Verso has the opening of the Gospel of Matthew in Coptic (P.Duk.inv. 811 V). In Coptic. Descriptive database available in repository. Publications: A. Delattre, "Un Contrat de prêt copte du monastère de Baouît," Chronique d"Égypte 79 (2004) 385-389. L.S.B. MacCoull, "Three Coptic Papyri in the Duke University Collection," Bulletin of the American Society of Papyrologists 20 (1983) 137-138.
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