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Title: Account of wheat, [2--] Subject: Accounting --Egypt --30 B.C.-640 A.D. Wheat --Egypt --30 B.C.-640 A.D. Egypt --Armed Forces --Supplies and stores --30 B.C.-640 A.D. Government property --Egypt --30 B.C.-640 A.D. Granaries --Egypt --30 B.C.-640 A.D. Documentary papyri --Egypt --30 B.C.-640 A.D. Accounts --Egypt --30 B.C.-640 A.D. Material: 1 item : papyrus, mounted in glass, incomplete ; 10 cm. Note: Actual dimensions of item are 10.0 x 8.2 cm. 12 lines. P.Duk.inv. 958 was written along the fibers on the recto; one numeral jotted on the verso across the fibers and inverse to the text on the recto. Left margin of 1 cm. Account of wheat from the Arsinoite Nome(?), Egypt, written on papyrus. The wheat is delivered to the public granaries. Some of the wheat is purchased by the state and some is to be used for military supplies. Lists the charges per measure of wheat and includes transportation costs(?). Mentions the town Mouchis(?). In Greek. Descriptive database available in repository.
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