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IX. Nominations and Appointments

339. Appointment of a Village Scribe

P. Tebt. 10.119. b.c.

1Ἀσκληπιάδης Μαρρεῖ χαίρειν. Μεγχῆι τῶι ὑπὸ τοῦ διοικητοῦ 2καθεσταμένωι πρὸς τῆι κωμογραμματείαι Κερκεοσίρεως ἐφ᾿ ὧι κατεργᾶται 3τοῖς ἰδίοις ἀνηλώμασιν ἀπὸ τῆς ἀναφερομένης περὶ τὴν κώμην 4ἐν ὑπολόγωι γῆς (ἀρούρας) δέκα (ἀρταβῶν) πεντήκοντα, ἃς καὶ παραδώσει 5ἀπὸ τοῦ νβ (ἔτους) εἰς τὸ βασιλικὸν κατ᾿ ἐνιαυτὸν ἐκ πλήρους ἢ τὰ ἀπολείψοντα 6ἐκ τοῦ ἰδίου μετρήσει, μετά[δ]ος τὰ τῆς χρείας γράμματα καὶ φρόντισον 7ὡς τὰ τῆς ὑποσχέσεως ἐκπληρωθήσεται. 8ἔρρωσο. (ἔτους) να Μεσορὴ γ.

Verso: τοπογρ(αμματεῖ) Μαρρεῖ.

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Nominations and Appointments

IX. Nominations and Appointments

339. Appointment of a Village Scribe

119 b.c.

Asclepiades to Marres greeting. Menches having been appointed by the dioecetes to the village secretaryship of Kerkeosiris on the understanding that he shall cultivate at his own expense ten arurae of the land in the area of the village which has been reported as unproductive at a rent of fifty artabae,a which he shall deliver annually from the 52nd year to the Crown in full or else make up the deficiency from his private means, give to him the papers of his office and take care that the terms of his undertaking are fulfilled. Goodbye. Year 51, Mesore 3. (Addressed) To Marres, district secretary.

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DOI: 10.4159/DLCL.select_papyri_official_documents_nominations_appointments.1934