P.Mich.inv. 958 / Verso

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Record Details

Inventory Number
P.Mich.inv. 958
Processing Number
3188
Section/Side
Recto + Verso
Image Side
Verso

Background and Physical Properties

Publ./Side
Recto + Verso
Connections
Archive of Kronion son of Apion, nomographos of the grapheion of Tebtynis
Material
Pap
Size
20.5 x 13.2 cm
Items
1
Lines
Recto - 20;
Verso - 1
Mounted
No
Negative
Yes
Conservation Status
broken off at the bottom, badly damaged along the folds
Status
published
Library
Ann Arbor

Contents

Date
August 10, 26 A.D.
Origin
Tebtynis, Polemonos meris, Arsinoite nome, province of Egypt
Provenance
Tebtynis, Polemonos meris, Arsinoite nome, province of Egypt
Acquisition
June 1922; Acquired from Nahman through the British Museum
Language
Greek
Genre
Documentary
Author
Harmaeis and Patynis, both sons of Marepsemis, and Haryotes, son of Sokeus
Type of Text/Title of Work
Sublease of Land
Content
Unfinished contract by which Harmaeis and Patynis, both sons of Marepsemis, and Haryotes, son of Sokeus, sublease 18 arourai of land to Didymos the younger, son of Lysimachos
Persons
Tiberius, Emperor;
Harmaeis son of Marepsemis, Perses tes epigones;
Patynis son of Marepsemis, Perses tes epigones (see also P.Mich. V, 348);
Haryotes son of Sokeus the lesones, Perses tes epigones;
Didymos neoteros son of Lysimachos (see also P.Mich. V, p. 16-18);
Herakles son of Herakles alias ...deutes
Geographica
Tebtynis, Polemonos meris, Arsinoite nome
Translation
(Recto)
The twelfth year of Tiberius Caesar Augustus, on the seventeenth of the month Hyperberetaios, Mesore 17, in Tebtynis in the division of Polemon of the Arsinoite nome. Harmaeis, about thirty-four years old, with a scar on the left shin, and Patynis, about twenty-nine years old, with a scar , both sons of Marepsemis, and Haryotes, son of Sokeus, the lesones, about forty-three years old, with a scar <- - ->, the three of them Persians of the epigone and mutual sureties for recovery, have leased (sic) to Didymos the younger, son of Lysimachos, about thirty years old, with a scar on the right shin, to have leased to him, from the land which they themselves have on lease from Herakles, son of Herakles, also called ...deutes, eighteen arourai of land, in two parcels, for the sowing of grass and aracus for the grazing of sheep. Didymos will provide himself with seed, and the lessees (sic) [will maintain the irrigation] and dike systems. [For the land, the lessors] have straightway received from [Didymos] from hand to hand [out of the house] . . .
(Verso)
. . . Didymos . . .

Information on Publications

Publications
Series and Volume Editor Year Pg/Nr Photo SB Preferred Citation Corrections
PMich XII Browne GM 1975 632 Browne GM, PMich XII, 632, 1975 -- The note on the Verso was not mentioned in the ed.pr.; its meaning is uncertain. (PH) The note on the Verso was not mentioned in the ed.pr.; its meaning is uncertain. (PH)

Availability/System Requirements

Institution
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Cataloging

Cataloger
PH
Year Begin
26
Year End
26

Technical Details

Image Size
4608 x 3480
File Size
2 MB
Record
3188
Link to this Item
https://quod.lib.umich.edu/a/apis/x-3188/958v_a.tif

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