Edict from Medieval Egypt

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Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
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published on 07 September 2019
Edict from Medieval Egypt

This piece of papyrus is written using both Arabic and Greek languages about an edict of the governor of Egypt. The date is November 22, 713 CE. From Egypt, precise provenance is unknown. (The Neues Museum, Berlin, Germany).


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Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
Associate Professor of Neurology and lover of the Cradle of Civilization, Mesopotamia. I'm very interested in Mesopotamian history and always try to take photos of archaeological sites and artifacts in museums, both in Iraq and around the world.

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Amin, O. S. M. (2019, September 07). Edict from Medieval Egypt. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/11158/

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Amin, Osama S. M. "Edict from Medieval Egypt." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified September 07, 2019. https://www.ancient.eu/image/11158/.

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Amin, Osama S. M. "Edict from Medieval Egypt." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 07 Sep 2019. Web. 15 Sep 2019.

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