Pap. Berlin P. 13509, vso   (More information about the Object)
Publication No. P.Eleph. 28 = WChr 451
Modern Title Official Letter from Mnesachos (Thebarch)
Summary Official letter from Mnesarchos to Antipatros and Apollonides concerning the wages of 231 hunters. Payment should be made through the bank in Arsinoe.


1Μνήσαρχος Ἀντιπάτρωι χαίρειν. ἐπεστάλκαμεν
2Πανίσκωι διαγράψαι ἀπὸ τῆς ἐν Ἀρσινόηι τραπέζης
3Δημητρίωι γραμματεῖ τῶν δι' Ἀνδρονίκου κυνηγῶν
4ὥστε τοῖς ἀναζευγνύουσι μετὰ Πειθολάου ἀνδράσι σλα
5ὀψώνιον ἀπὸ Ἀρτεμισίου ἕως Πανήμου μηνῶν γ (τάλαντα) β Αωξ,
6ἀνταναιρουμένου δὲ τοῦ προδοθέντος τοῖς προ-
7αποσταλεῖσιν εἰς μῆνα Ἀρτεμίσιον (δραχμὰς) ξ τὰ λοιπὰ (τάλαντα) β Αω. συνχρημάτισον
8οὖν καθότι γέγραπται.
9ἔρρωσο. (ἔτους) κε Θωῦθ κα.
10 Ἀπολλωνίδει· συνχρημάτισον καθότι γέγραπται.
11 ἔρρωσο. (ἔτους) κε Θωῦθ κα.


1Mnesarchos to Antipatros, greeting. I have instructed
2Paniskos to pay from the bank in Arsinoe
3to Demetrios the secretary of the hunters (hired) through Andronikos
4for the 231 men who set off with Peitholaos,
5their wages from Artemisios through Panemos, 3 months: 2 talents, 1860 dr.,
6subtracting the advance payment made to the advance
7guard for the month of Artemisios, 60 dr., a balance of 2 talents, 1800 dr. Carry this out
8therefore as has been written.
9Farewell. Year 25, Thoth 21.
10To Apollonides. Carry this out as has been written.
11Farewell. Year 25, Thoth 21.