About this Item
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Background and Physical Properties
- Recto; Verso is blank
- 5 x 15.5 cm; 3.5 x 3 cm; 3 x 10.5 cm; 0.5 x 1 cm
- Conservation Status
- broken off at the top and bottom, and on the left and right sides; much damaged
- Palaeographic Description
- excellent, rapidly written cursive hand
- (Late) IInd century A.D.
- Unknown place
- Karanis, Herakleidou meris, Arsinoite nome, province of Egypt
- Type of Text/Title of Work
- Text of Uncertain Nature
- Fragment of a contract, or of a list of auxiliary soldiers, or of a mythologial or historical text
- Chaeremon (Chairemon);
- Geta; consul
- Oxyrhyncha; Ebra[- - -] (Ebraeus, Hebraios?)
- (Text too fragmentary to be translated).
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Information on Publications
Series and Volume Editor Year Pg/Nr Photo SB Preferred Citation Corrections PMich VII Sanders HA 1947 448 Pl. XIIa Sanders HA, PMich VII, 448, 1947, Pl. XIIa C.Pap.Lat. Cavenaile R 1957 131 Cavenaile R, C.Pap.Lat., 131, 1957
Information on Publications--Further Republications
- Further Republications
- Rep Editor - Fuks A; Rep Ser. - C.Pap.Jud. III; 1964; No. 463;
- Rep Editor - Dorandi T; Rep Ser. - Ch.L.A. XLII; 1994; No. 1222, with photo.
Information on Publications--Bibliography
- R. Marichal, Scriptorium 4 (1950) p. 123, No. 71; G.R. Watson, The Roman Soldier (Ithaca, N.Y., 1969) p. 240, No. 181; R.O. Fink, Roman Military Records on Papyrus (Princeton, 1971) p. 9; R. Marichal, Ch.L.A. V (1975) p. ix, n. 3; N. Giovè Marchioli, Alle origini delle abbreviature latine. Una prima recognizione (Messina, 1993) No. A 110.
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"P.Mich.inv. 5656". https://quod.lib.umich.edu/a/apis/x-2526/1. University of Michigan Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 10, 2022.