Contract (P.Duk.inv. 985 R)


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Catalogue Record

Title: Contract, [2--]
Subject: Installment contracts --Egypt --30 B.C.-640 A.D.
	Documentary papyri --Egypt --30 B.C.-640 A.D.
	Contracts --Egypt --30 B.C.-640 A.D.
Material: 1 item : papyrus, two fragments which do not join,
	mounted in glass, incomplete.
Note: Dimensions of fragments are 5.9 x 5.5 cm. or smaller.
	9 lines.
	P.Duk.inv. 985 R was written along the fibers on the
	recto; written across the fibers on the verso in
	a different hand.
	Upper margin of 3.5 cm. on the first fragment and lower
	margin of 2 cm. on the second fragment; left margin
	of 0.5 cm. on the second fragment.
	Contract from Egypt, written on papyrus. Contract stipulates
	payment in installments and the mutual guarantee
	of the representatives of one of the parties. Mentions
	Kronion son of someone whose name begins with "Kron"
	and Tathmouis(?). Mentions also the month Payni (May/June).
	Verso has a census declaration in Greek (P.Duk.inv. 985 V).
	In Greek.
	Descriptive database available in repository.

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