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Artefact ID125
TM IDTM 83546
Findspot (DEChriM ID)30   (al-Ašmūnayn)
ClassTextual
MaterialPapyrus
Writing mediumSheet/roll
Text contentDocumentary
LanguageCoptic
Archive/DossierDossier
Description

O. CrumST 172

Letter by Johannes to a Great man Johannnes about not sending a brother back to him earlier due to troubles with another man, 14 lines (plus 1 on verso) in Coptic (S with some regional features) with loss on top

Selection criteria-
Date from301
Date to499
Dating criteria

Paleography (Crum: handwriting of P. Ryl.Copt. 403, which, however, is dated by TM and Brussels CDB to AD06!); Crum suggested that it might might belong to the dossier of Apa John (P. Ryl.Copt. 268 sqq.)

Absolute/relative dateRelative date
Archaeological context

None

Accession number

O. CrumST 172

(Private collection of Crum, present whereabouts unknown)

BIBLIOGRAPHY

Crum, Walter Ewing. 1921. Short Texts from Coptic Ostraca and Papyri. London et al.: Oxford University Press, 43.

Authors
Matthias Müller, 2021
Suggested citation
Matthias Müller, 2021, "Artefact ID 125", 4CARE database - Fourth-Century Christian Archaeological Record of Egypt, https://4care-skos.mf.no/artefacts/125
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