Photographic Archive of Papyri in the Cairo Museum

PSI 8 876

15 x 20

JE49482; SR2969

Petition to the proximoi

(5th-6th c. AD)

The petition is addressed to the proximoi of the city of Oxyrhynchus. According to this document they appear to be officials with not only police duties, but also some involvement in judiciary matters.






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