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Papyrus Inscribed in Greek

Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art

CULTURE Greek
MEDIUM Papyrus, ink
DATES June 22, 140 C.E.
PERIOD Roman Period
DIMENSIONS Glass: 6 5/16 x 7 1/2 in. (16 x 19 cm) Object: 3 1/4 x 4 1/2 in. (8.3 x 11.5 cm)
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
ACCESSION NUMBER 47.218.38
CREDIT LINE Bequest of Theodora Wilbour from the collection of her father, Charles Edwin Wilbour
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Receipt for 22 drachmas, 2 1/2 obol. 6 lines of text in Greek comprising a receipt for revenue on property in Apias.
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