Letter to Pachnoubis
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
2nd century C.E.
3 5/8 x 1/4 x 5 1/4 in. (9.2 x 0.6 x 13.4 cm) (show scale)
Brooklyn Museum Collection
Letter to Pachnoubis concerning farm affairs. Nine lines of text.
Sent by a landlord to one of his tenants, to allow a certain Carus to take pruning knives and other necessary tools with him, as he has leased a vineyard from the landlord.
Condition: damaged upper left and lower right.
This item is not on view
Letter to Pachnoubis, 2nd century C.E. Terracotta, 3 5/8 x 1/4 x 5 1/4 in. (9.2 x 0.6 x 13.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn Museum Collection, X849. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.X849_view1.jpg)
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