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Apollonios strategos

Name: Apollonios strategos
Place: U15 - Hermopolis (El-Ashmunein) (?)
Century: AD02
Begin: AD 44
End: AD 121
Language/script: Greek
Material: papyrus
Texts: 232
↳ certain: 229
↳ uncertain: 3
↳ erroneous:
Type: private and official archive
Protagonist: Apollonios is strategos of the Apollonopolites Heptakomias and has a regular correspondence with this hometown Hermopolis, where live his wife Aline, his daughter Heraidous and his mother Eudaimonis. He was active at the time when Hadrianus succeeded Traianus as emperor and when a revolt of the Jews took place in Egypt.
Description: private letters; official reports; petitions
Studies: Roos, Tijdschrift voor Geschiedenis 37 (1922), p. 1-40 & 129-146; Clarysse in Pestman, Familiearchieven uit het land van Pharao, 1989, p. 85-106; Kortus, Briefe des Apollonios-Archives aus der Sammlung Papyri Gissenses (Berichte und Arbeiten aus der Universitätsbibliothek Giessen 49), 1999. Recent additions by Litinas, A letter from the strategos Apollonios' archive? P. Lond. inv. 1228, in Pap. Congr. XXII (Firenze 1998), 2001, p. 805-812 and Messeri, Suggestioni da PSI IV 308, ZPE 135 (2001), p. 165-168; Bagnall / Cribiore, Women’s letters from ancient Egypt, 2006, p. 139-163
Lists: Montevecchi, La papirologia, 1988, p. 253 no. 34; Seidl, Rechtsgeschichte Ägyptens als römischer Provinz, 1973, p. 68 no. 2.4
Collections: Alexandria, Graeco-Roman Museum
Ann Arbor, Michigan University, Library
Barcelona, Palau-Ribes
Bonn, Seminar für alte Geschichte
Bremen, Private collection G. Bergfeld
Bremen, Staatsbibliothek
Erlangen, Universität
Florence, Biblioteca Medicea Laurenziana
Giessen, Universitätsbibliothek
Leipzig, Universität
London, British Library
Manchester, John Rylands Library
New Haven, Yale University, Beinecke Library
Strasbourg, Bibliothèque Nationale