Photographic Archive of Papyri in the Cairo Museum

P.Oxy. 16 1997

17.7 x 30.3


Receipt for a payment of wheat

(6th century)

Receipt (prosgraphon) from a village-secretary for a payment of wheat for the embole of the 4th indiction, the payment being made in Mesore of the 3rd. The village seems to have formed part of the domain of a catholicus.






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