P.Mich.inv. 6831 / Recto

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Record Details

Inventory Number
P.Mich.inv. 6831
Processing Number
2950
Section/Side
Recto
Image Side
Recto

Background and Physical Properties

Publ./Side
Recto; Verso is blank
Material
Pap
Size
18.2 X 10.3 cm
Items
3
Lines
20
Mounted
No
Negative
Yes
Conservation Status
broken off at the bottom; surface badly abraded, especially down the center
Palaeographic Description
See electronic version of PMich IX, 560
Status
published
Library
Ann Arbor

Contents

Date
October 31, 46 A.D.
Origin
Karanis, Herakleidou meris, Arsinoite nome, province of Egypt
Provenance
Karanis, Herakleidou meris, Arsinoite nome, province of Egypt
Acquisition
35-288-A
Language
Greek
Genre
Documentary
Author
Horion son of Papontos
Type of Text/Title of Work
Contract of Lease of Land
Content
Contract by which Horion son of Papontos leases from Tithoes son Nepheros some tax-exempted land in the ousia of Livia
Persons
Claudius, Emperor;
Horion son of Papontos;
Tithoes son of Nepheros, Perses tes epigones;
Livia (see geographica)
Geographica
Karanis, Herakleidou meris of the Arsinoite nome; ousia (former estate) of Livia; Perses
Translation
The seventh year of Tiberius Claudius Caesar Augustus Germanicus the Emperor, the 4th of the month Neos Sebastos, in Karanis in the Herakleides division of the Arsinoite nome. Horion, son of Papontos, about fifty years old, with a scar on the little finger of his left hand, has leased to Tithoes, son of Nepheros, a Persian of the epigone, about sixty years old, with a scar in the middle of his forehead, the aroura and one-half and one-eighth, or as many as may be, that he himself is cultivating near Karanis, part of the estate of Livia, which is tax-exempted, for the seventh year of Tiberius Claudius Caesar Augustus Germanicus the Emperor for planting with vegetable seed. All the resulting produce and . . . [are to be brought] to the threshing floor, from which two shares will belong to Horion and one share to Tithoes. All the transportation charges to the threshing floor [shall be charged to Horion], the [work] of cultivation [to Tithoes] . . .

Information on Publications

Publications
Series and Volume Editor Year Pg/Nr Photo SB Preferred Citation Corrections
PMich IX Husselman EM 1971 560 Husselman EM, PMich IX, 560, 1971 -- BL VII, 113 (on lines 8, 8-9); IX 162 (on line 13). BL VII, 113 (on lines 8, 8-9); IX 162 (on line 13).

Information on Publications--Bibliography

Bibliography
P.J. Parsons, CR 24 (1974) p. 148; G.M. Parassoglou, Imperial Estates in Egypt (Amsterdam, 1978) p. 57, n. 45; p. 101.

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Institution
sc

Cataloging

Cataloger
PH
Year Begin
46
Year End
46

Technical Details

Image Size
2708 x 2320
File Size
836 KB
Record
2950
Link to this Item
https://quod.lib.umich.edu/a/apis/x-2950/6831r_a.tif

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