Photographic Archive of Papyri in the Cairo Museum

P.Fay. 96

20.2 x 9.5


Receipt for the Rent of an Oil-Press

(A.D. 122)

A notice issued through the bank of Sarapion, probably at ArsinoŽ, by Syrus to Nemesas, stating that he had paid Nemesas 5 metretae of oil, being the year's rent of an oil-press belonging to Pompeius Ptolemaeus, a gymnasiarch, of whose property Nemesas was acting as guardian.






72 dpi image (colour)
150 dpi image (colour)
300 dpi image (colour)

Browse the archive

A project supported by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.