Greek. <em>Papyrus Inscribed in Greek</em>, October 21, 137 C.E. Papyrus, ink, Glass: 7 1/16 x 11 9/16 in. (18 x 29.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Bequest of Theodora Wilbour from the collection of her father, Charles Edwin Wilbour, 47.218.52 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.47.218.52_recto_IMLS_PS5.jpg)

Papyrus Inscribed in Greek


Medium: Papyrus, ink

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:October 21, 137 C.E.

Dimensions: Glass: 7 1/16 x 11 9/16 in. (18 x 29.3 cm) Object: 4 x 8 1/4 in. (10.1 x 21 cm)


Accession Number: 47.218.52

Image: CUR.47.218.52_recto_IMLS_PS5.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Petition to a Strategos. Fragmentary papyrus inscribed on the recto with twenty-eight lines of Greek. A petition to the strategos of the Heriklidou Meris of the Arsinoite Nome concerning fraud and theft.

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