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Original text: BGU 18
Date: A.D 169.

Copy of announcement. Serenus, royal scribe of the division of Heracleides in the Arsinoite nome, acting as strategus. To be assessors of unsold lands, in place of Gaius Julius Ptollis, Aniarantus son of Hestiaeus, Heron surnamed Kudacmon, and Diodorus son of Theogeiton, who have all four completed the prescribed period, and of Anubion son of Heron and Demetrius son of Souchammon, both stated to be deceased, the underwritten persons have been nominated by the scribes of the city as well-to-do and suitable for public duties. They are ordered to take up the task entrusted to them honestly and faithfully so as not to incur blame in any respect. Signed by me. The 9th year of Aurelius Antoninus Caesar the lord Armeniacus Medicus Parthicus Maximus, Mesore 17. The list is : Gaius Julius Apollinarius owning land at Karanis, having property worth 4000 drachmae ; Mysthes son of Cornelius owning land at Ptolemais Nea, having property worth 1 talent ; Antonius Heraelianus owning land at the hamlet of Nestus, likewise worth 4000 drachmae ; Gaius Julius Saturnilus owning land at Tanis, having property worth 4000 drachmae ; Ptolemaeus, however he is styled, public scribe of Pharbaetha, having property worth 4000 drachmae ; Pasion son of Petermouthis son of Petermouthis, of the Hellenion quarter, having property worth 4000 drachmae. Registered by me, Heron, special assistant, Mesore 20.

papyrus 343

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