The Writing Tablets and Papyrus from Tomb II in Daphni1

In: Greek and Roman Musical Studies
Martin West All Souls College Oxford OX1 4AL U.K.

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The author describes the fragmentary writing tablets and papyrus remnants discovered in one of the Daphni tombs in 1981, dating from 430/420 bce. He offers transcriptions of the legible portions and assesses their possible literary significance.

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