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E06113: Greek receipt from Arsinoiton Polis (Fayum) concerning straw, mentioning a church of *Stephen (presumably the First Martyr, S00030) where one of the witnesses is a priest; datable to the 7th century.

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posted on 16.08.2018, 00:00 by gschenke
P.Flor. 3 336

One of the witnesses signing this document is a presbyter of the church of saint Stephen. Lines 20–21 of the receipt read as follows:

(hand 3) † Ἀπολλῶς \†/ πρε(σβύτερος) ἐκκλη[σίας τοῦ ἁ]γ̣ί(ου) Στεφάνου υἱὸς τοῦ
μα[καρίου] Ἄπα Ὣρ μαρτυρῶ τ[ῇδε τῃ] ἀποδείξει ὡς πρό(κειται). †

'Apollos, presbyter of the church of saint Stephen, son of the blessed Apa Hor/Apahor, I am a witness to this receipt as it is stated above.'


(Text: G. Vitelli; trans.: G. Schenke)

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History

Evidence ID

E06113

Saint Name

Stephen, the First Martyr : S00030

Saint Name in Source

Στέφανος

Type of Evidence

Late antique original manuscripts - Papyrus sheet Documentary texts - Other private document

Language

Greek

Evidence not before

600

Evidence not after

699

Activity not before

600

Activity not after

699

Place of Evidence - Region

Egypt and Cyrenaica

Place of Evidence - City, village, etc

Arsinoites (Fayum)

Place of evidence - City name in other Language(s)

Arsinoites (Fayum) Hermopolis ϣⲙⲟⲩⲛ Ashmunein Hermopolis

Cult activities - Places

Cult building - independent (church)

Cult activities - Places Named after Saint

  • Church

Source

The papyrus document P. Flor. 3.336 is kept at the Biblioteca Medicea Laurenziana in Florence.

Bibliography

Text and translation: Vitelli, G., Documenti e testi letterari dell'età romana e bizantina. Papiri greco-egizii, Papiri Fiorentini III (Milan, 1915).

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