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Fasce di lana in un papiro latino (P.Masada 723 riedito)

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Abstract

P.Masada 723 is an important source on medical practice within the Roman army. A revision of the text shows the use of woollen bandages for the wounded, and gives us a better understanding of the section referring to the sick. A palaeographical reconsideration of the document proves it to be an example of duplex manus, the phenomenon by which different graphical levels correspond to different textual sections.

Online erschienen: 2018-12-08
Erschienen im Druck: 2018-12-01

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