Photographic Archive of Papyri in the Cairo Museum

P.Cair.Zen. 3 59498

35 x 11

CG59498; JE49028

Letter from Petobastis the pigeon-keeper to Zenon


The writer was Zenon's pigeon-keeper. He complains that he has received no wages for the last four months and that the barley-wheat given him for his food allowance is uneatable. So he begs Zenon to see to this, in order that he and his sons may do their work efficiently.






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