Photographic Archive of Papyri in the Cairo Museum

P.Cair.Zen. 3 59508

13.5 x 13

CG59508; JE51878

Letter from Simon to Zenon


This letter belongs to the time when Zenon was attached to the household of the dioiketes. Simon states that he has sent Apollonios a jar of mackerel, and he asks Zenon to present them at a favourable moment, taking them out of the jar and displaying them on a platter. In return he begs Zenon to write to him if ever he is in need of his services.






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