Photographic Archive of Papyri in the Cairo Museum

P.Cair.Zen. 2 59258

9 x 8

CG59258; JE48708

Letter of receipt from Demophon to Sokles

(11th December, 252 B.C.)

Demophon, one of the numerous cleruchs whose land was leased to Zenon and cultivated by his farmers, acknowledges receipt of 40 artabs of wheat, being the rent for year 34. The receipt is addressed to Sokles, an agent.






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