OPES Oslo Papyri Electronic System

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Inventory number:
P.Oslo inv. 490
   

Background and Physical Properties

 
Material:
Pap
Connections:
Size:
7.6 x 7.4 cm.
Lines:
Recto - 10; Verso - 1
Publication side:
Recto; Verso address
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Contents:

 
Date:
IIIrd century A.D.
Origin:
Heracleopolite or Oxyrhynchite nome, province of Egypt
Provenance:
Unknown place, province of Egypt
Acquisition:
Purchased 1923 through British Museum (cf. the reports and the inventory list written by H.I.Bell)
Language:
Greek
Genre:
Documentary
Author:
Lampadios
Title / Type of text:
Private letter
Content:
Letter from Lampadios to his brother Appollonios.
Subject headings:
Letter
Persons:
Lampadios, brother of Apollonios and Skybalos; Apollonios, brother of Lampadios; Skybalos, brother of Lampadios
Geographica:
Thmoinepsobdis
Translation:
Lampadios to my lord brother Apollonios, greeting. Since you do not want to do us a favour at your expence, I paid in Thmoinepsobdis 35 artabae (of ?). But also my brother Skybalos paid 24 ........ many ambiguous (?) Verso: To my lord brother Apollonios.
Papy.info Link:
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Information on Publication:

 
Series and Volume:
P.Oslo  II 61
First Editor:
Eitrem  S-Amundsen  L
Year:
1931
SB:
Corrections:
Preisendanz  K,  Philologische  Wochenschrift  52  (1932)  p.  233  (l.  9,  10)
Eitrem  S-Amundsen  L,  P.Oslo  III  (1936)  p.  277  (l.  9)
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