Dates and Fowl (?)

bananas and maize

I’m checking singletons in the RRC 384/1 Papius series to make sure they really are singletons.  This one was a puzzle but with the help of Twitter, esp. Ethan Gruber, I think we have an answer.  On the left a bunch of dates and on the right a fowl ready to be eaten.

Roman food mosaic
Still life mosaic of food for a banquet; from a villa at Tor Marancia; near the Catacombs of Domitilla; 2nd century CE; Roman Gallery of the Candelabra, Vatican

Selection of Recipes from Alpicius with two ingredients:

more fowl recipesboiled duckboiled ostrichduck sauce

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