Photographic Archive of Papyri in the Cairo Museum

P.Cair.Zen. 4 59590

9.5 x 10 and 13 x 9.5

CG59590; JE51560; SR0306

Letter from Diokles to Zenon


On behalf of an Egyptian called Paris, who had been selected for service in the native soldiery by Axapes the royal scribe of the Oxyrhynchite nome and had consequently run away. Zenon is requested to write to an official called Themistokles and also to Petosiris, another of the royal scribes.






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