sign in

p.ryl.4.559 = HGV P.Ryl. 4 559 = Trismegistos 2415 = sb.5.7642

DDbDP transcription: p.ryl.4.559 [xml]

257 BC Philadelphia
[Reprinted from: sb.5.7642] SB5,7642

Μάρων Ζήνωνι χαίρειν. καλῶ[ς ⁦ -ca.?- ⁩]
φαίνεται, εἰς τὸ ὀψώνιον ἔτι (δραχμὰς) β (τριώβολον) ὥστε π  ̣[⁦ -ca.?- ⁩]
μοι εἰς τά τε ἄλετρα καὶ ὕδωρ ἀγοράζειν [⁦ -ca.?- ⁩]
σοὶ δʼ ὡς φαίνεται οὕτω ποίει. πολλοὶ δὲ διατρίβου[σι ⁦ -ca.?- ⁩]
5\φυλακίαι/ λαμβάνουσι ὀψώνιον (δραχμὰς) ιε καὶ πυρῶν ἀρτάβας [⁦ -ca.?- ⁩]
Μάρων περὶ τοῦ ὀψωνίου.
(ἔτους) κθ Δαισίου ιδ,
ἐν Ἀλεξανδρείαι.

Editorial History; All History; (detailed)

Creative Commons License © Duke Databank of Documentary Papyri. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.

HGV 2415 Translation (English) [xml]


1  ‘Maron to Zenon, greeting. Please assign me, if you think fit, 2½ more drachmae for my salary … to provide for the cost of grinding and for buying water…. But do just as you think right yourself. Many persons are occupied … those engaged in guarding a salary of 15 drachmae and …artabas of wheat.


6  (Addressed) To Zenon. (Docketed) Maron about his salary. Year 29, Daesius 14, in Alexandria.’