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Arabic Papyrus #1564

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Title Arabic Papyrus #1564
Subject Agriculture. Middle Egypt. Receipts. Seals (Closures). Scrolls. Taxation. Ushmunayn.
Description Receipt for agricultural tax (1/3 of a dinar: from Ushmunayn in Middle Egypt. Compete scroll with seal in fine quality light brown papyrus. 9.3 x 8.3 cm written in black ink. Recto: 6 lines. In good condition. Verso: Two lines occupying the middle of the scroll. In good condition
Publisher University of Utah
Type Text
Format image/jpeg
Digitization Specifications Original scanned with Zeutschel OS 10000 book scanner and saved as 400 ppi uncompressed tiffs. Display images generated in CONTENTdm as 800 x 600 ppi JP2000s with 15 to one compression ratio.
Identifier 1564
Source Original: Aziz S. Atiya Middle East Rare Books, Special Collections, J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
Language ara
Contributing Institution University of Utah
Metadata Cataloger Kelly Taylor; Luise Poulton; Gladys Frantz-Murphy
ARK ark:/87278/s6s474xf
Temporal Coverage 249 AH/863-4 CE
Genre Seal
Topic Agriculture; Middle Egypt; Receipt; Scroll; Taxation; Ushmunayn; Papyrus
Setname uum_appp
Date Created 2007-06-15
Date Modified 2018-06-20
ID 761610
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6s474xf