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The Bilingual Archive of the Linen Weaver Petechonsis, Son of Thoteus, and O. Bodl. Eg. Inscr. 328

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In this article, a brief overview of the early Roman texts belonging to the private archive of a Theban linen weaver is presented. The contents of the archive, which consists of receipts, is analysed and discussed. The investigation shows that the original possessor of the archive was not only involved in the textile industry but that he also supplemented his income through agriculture. Finally, a previously unpublished Demotic letter-receipt (O. Bodl. Eg. Inscr. 328) pertaining t...

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Published
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Peer reviewed

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10.2143/AS.45.0.3110544

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
HUMS
Department:
Oriental Studies Faculty
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Publisher:
Peeters Online Journals
Journal:
Ancient Society: journal of ancient history of the Greek, Hellenistic and Roman worlds More from this journal
Volume:
45
Pages:
97-123
Publication date:
2015-10-01
Acceptance date:
2015-10-01
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ISSN:
1783-1334
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pubs:613701
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uuid:f87fa09e-ac02-49eb-804e-f3568bb149c2
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pubs:613701
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613701
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2016-04-04

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