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ca. June 870-July 871 CE. Document addressed to the Finance Minister of the Abbasid Caliph Mu'tamid (870-892 CE). Medium quality brown papyrus 14.3 x 30.5 cm written on both sides in black ink. three hands.
Recto: Fragment. Two lines beginning a text + 1 short line toward the upper left edge. Margins: upper end (20 cm), right side (2.5 cm). In tolerably good condition.
Verso: Fragment. End missing and begging of lines partly damaged. 5 lines + 1 short line near the upper left edge. Margins: upper end (6.5 cm), right and left sides negligible. In good condition.
University of Utah
Original scanned with Zeutschel OS 10000 book scanner and saved as 400 ppi uncompressed tiffs. Display images generated in CONTENTdm as 800 x 600 ppi JP2000s with 15 to one compression ratio.
Original: Aziz S. Atiya Middle East Rare Books, Special Collections, J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah