A catalogue of Western manuscripts at the Bodleian Libraries and selected Oxford colleges

MS. Gr. class. d. 28 (P) (a)

Summary Catalogue no.: 31928

Papyrological Reference: P. Petrie. II 23

Papyrological Reference: P. Petrie. III 53

Trismegistos no.: 7467


Letter from a farm steward (?)

For fragments (b)-(d) see MS. Gr. class. d. 28 (P) (b)-(d)

Language(s): Greek

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: papyrus


Origin: c. 230–260 BC ; Egyptian, Arsinoites (Fayum)

Provenance and Acquisition

Given by Jesse Haworth, 1895 (Summary Catalogue VI.xviii-xix).

Record Sources

Summary description abbreviated from the Summary Catalogue, with additional reference to published literature as cited.


Last Substantive Revision

2017-07-01: First online publication.