Greek. <em>Papyrus Inscribed in Greek and Latin</em>, 169 C.E. or later. Papyrus, ink, Glass: 6 x 6 9/16 in. (15.3 x 16.7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Bequest of Theodora Wilbour from the collection of her father, Charles Edwin Wilbour, 47.218.54 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.47.218.54_IMLS_PS5.jpg)

Papyrus Inscribed in Greek and Latin


Medium: Papyrus, ink

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:169 C.E. or later

Dimensions: Glass: 6 x 6 9/16 in. (15.3 x 16.7 cm) Object: 3 1/16 x 3 3/8 in. (7.7 x 8.5 cm)


Accession Number: 47.218.54

Image: CUR.47.218.54_IMLS_PS5.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Money Account. Fragmentary papyrus inscribed in Greek and Latin on the recto. The Latin text of four lines is complete. The Greek text of three lines, though damaged, is a translation of the Latin. The two texts deal with the death of a Roman soldier.

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