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Vindolanda Inventory No. 86.499

Introduction

A fragment with writing on each side. Side A reads: ]..te et propit.[ / ]...nes celebr[. Line 2 may have ].mines (not homines). Perhaps a reference to religious celebrations, see 190, 265, 301, 313, 349. The hand is cursive with noticeable use of ligature, especially in celeb; it resembles the hand of 225-32 and may be the same. Side B, in a different hand, also has parts of two lines, the first apparently with a large blank at the right. The second, after traces of some four letters, may read maioris, followed by interpunct; then p[..]..[.