Photographic Archive of Papyri in the Cairo Museum

P.Cair.Zen. 2 59191

a: 5 x 9 b: 17 x 8.5

CG59191; JE48637; SR0616

Letter from Artemidoros to Zenon

(6th December, 255 B.C.)

Artemidoros asks Zenon to send him, by any of the boats that may be coming down the river, a supply of firewood and charcoal and also some sacrificial pigs for himself and the paidiskai, in preparation for the great festival of Isis which was celebrated in the month of Athyr.






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