Photographic Archive of Papyri in the Cairo Museum

P.Cair.Preis. 26

7 x 10

CG10439 SR1414

Certificate of dam works

(July 6, AD 148)

Cursive, written along the fibres. Preisigke explains that the more general parts of this sort of certificate must have been pre-written and kept in supply, while the detail would have been addded by an overseer and signed by a high-up official.






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