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TVII Tablet: 520
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Title: Letter
Category: Descripta

Commentary:

A fragment from the top of a letter preserving the ends of two lines from the left-hand column (which overran the fold) and the start of three lines from the right-hand column. We previously regarded this as possibly belonging to the correspondence of Priscinus ("Crispinus"); this is still a possibility, but the doubtful reading of the end of the name of the addressee as ]no is insufficient evidence for including it with 295-8. The back is apparently blank. We now read:

Text:

i
. . . . . .
1 ]no suo
2 salute]m
. . . . . .
ii
. . . . . .
3 ei fra.[
4 explica[
5 ....t ex.[
. . . . . .

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