Photographic Archive of Papyri in the Cairo Museum
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Letter to the surerior of the Monastery of Penitence
(6th century A.D.)
John writes to George, the superior of the Monastery of Penitence, with great respect and humility. He appears to be a monk of the community of Aphrodito. He wants to inform the superior of the intrigues caused by a dangerous monk. On the verso, at right angles, there is the address.
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