PER Inv. Ar. Pap. 94 - Fragment Of An Edict, 25-30 AH / 645-650 CE

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25-30 AH / 645-50 CE.

Accession No.

PER Inv. Ar. Pap. 94.


Not provided.


Fragment of an edict, dated by Adolf Grohmann to 25-30 AH / 645-50 CE. Not much attention has been paid to this papyrus because of its fragmentary nature, very much like P. Berol. 15002.


Austrian National Museum, Vienna.

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[1] A. Grohmann, Einführung Und Chrestomathie Zur Arabischen Papyruskunde, 1954, Československy Ústav Orientální v Praze, Monografie Archion Orientálního: Volume 13, Státní Pedagogické Nakladatelství: Praha, Plate XVII. The plate is reproduced in A. Grohmann, I Arabische Chronologie. II Arabische Papyruskunde, 1966, Handbuch Der Orientalistik, E. J. Brill: Leiden/Köln, Plate II:3. Here the dating is provided.

[2] B. Gruendler, The Development Of The Arabic Scripts: From The Nabatean Era To The First Islamic Century According To The Dated Texts, 1993, Harvard Semitic Series No. 43, Scholars Press: Atlanta (GA), p. 22.

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