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Papyrus Inscribed in Greek

Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art

CULTURE Greek
MEDIUM Papyrus, ink
DATES January 24, 140 C.E.
PERIOD Roman Period
DIMENSIONS Glass: 8 1/16 x 11 1/4 in. (20.5 x 28.5 cm) Object: 4 13/16 x 8 1/16 in. (12.3 x 20.5 cm)
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
ACCESSION NUMBER 47.218.51
CREDIT LINE Bequest of Theodora Wilbour from the collection of her father, Charles Edwin Wilbour
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Receipt for an Unidentified Tax. Fragmentary papyrus inscribed in Greek on the recto. The extant seven lines, the complete text of the document, are a receipt for unidentified tax.
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