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Subtitle: Some Further Considerations on their Typology
Author(s): SCHUBERT, Paul
Journal: Bulletin of the American Society of Papyrologists
Volume: 55 Date: 2018
A reconsideration of the chronological development of the format of warrants, short notes ordering a subordinate to bring an individual before an official. The format was open to influences from other document types, such as petitions. Later, in the third century AD, a shift in the format may be linked to the changing format of private business notes.