An early second century BCE account of payments: The earliest known use of alphabetization in Greek documentary papyri

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Edition of a list of names from the early second century BCE, which may be the oldest surviving instance of alphabetical ordering in Greek administrative texts, and which probably records payments in kind. The list includes some rare names. The individuals are primarily Greek men, but there are also some women and Egyptians.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)21-37
Number of pages17
JournalBulletin of the American Society of Papyrologists
Publication statusPublished - 2018

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