Photographic Archive of Papyri in the Cairo Museum

P.Fouad 69

11 x 8


Extract from a tax register

(A.D. 148/149)

The papyrus is an extract from the register of taxes on the transmission of goods (egkuklion). In its main clauses it reproduces a contract of sale. The papyrus is incomplete on the right. The writing, frequently abraded, is fast and very cursive.






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