Photographic Archive of Papyri in the Cairo Museum


P.Cair.Zen. 2 59275

33.5 x 10.5

CG59275; JE48725; SR0697

Letter from [.]nis to Sesos

(3rd October, 251 B.C.)

The writer announces that certain persons have taken him to prison after searching and sealing up the house and after carrying off a quantity of meat. Sesos is therefore requested to intercede with Zenon. Similary a certain Achommneuis employed by Zenon has been put in prison by Horos the village scribe for some default in connection with the salt tax.

 

 

 

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