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Index: 145.4 230
Index bis: 145.4 P. Oxy. XII, 1453
Titre: Skeat T.C., The Augustan Era in Egypt. A Note on P. Oxy. XII. 1453.
Publication: ZPE 53 (1983) pp. 241-244 et pl. VI.
Résumé: Suggests to read the date in line 20 as Mesore 7: the second year of Augustus would have begun on Mesore 8. It seems possible that, initially at least, his rule was regarded as commencing on Mesore 8, the anniversary of the date of the capture of Alexandria.
No: 1983-0587

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56085. T.C. Skeat, "The Augustan Era in Egypt. A Note on P. Oxy. XII. 1453.," The Augustan Era in Egypt. A Note on P. Oxy. XII. 1453., (1983). [xml] [edit]

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P. Oxy. XII 1453