Papyrus Oxyrhynchus 264
Papyrus Oxyrhynchus 264 (P. Oxy. 264 or P. Oxy. II 264) is a fragment of a Sale of a Loom, in Greek. It was discovered in Oxyrhynchus. The manuscript was written on papyrus in the form of a sheet. It is dated to 8 August 54. Currently it is housed in the Cambridge University Library (Add. Ms. 4054) in Cambridge.
The document was written by Ammonius. It is a contract for the sale a loom to Tryphon, son of Dionysius, by Ammonius. The agreement is following by the signature of the vendor, and a docket of the bank of Sarapion through which the purchase money, 20 drachmae of silver, was paid.
The measurements of the fragment are 250 by 111 mm.
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