Photographic Archive of Papyri in the Cairo Museum

P.Cair.Zen. 4 59628

8 x 5 and 14 x 10

CG59628; JE53764; SR0005

Petition to Zenon


Petition to Zenon from a herdsman who seems to have been in trouble about his sheep and about the provision of green fodder, the price of which had been raised from four to six drachmae per aroura. He begs Zenon to arrange matters so that he will not be imprisoned for debt.






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