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Oxyrhynchus: A City and its Texts, Virtual Exhibition: A Millenium of Documents

Papyrus roll: Sixth century AD

A few rolls still remain rolled-up in the collection and undeciphered. The roll on display in the exhibition is as yet published. It contains further estate accounts from the papers of the wealthy Apion family.

To find out how books were kept and used, see also booktags.