PW 20 Inv 31

 

To Flavius Macrobius, senator of the Oxyrhynchite Nome, from Aurelius Orsentius and Panaclius, both sons of Pataurius from the village Pan..ei of the same nome. Because of your honorable and good administration we returned from flight to our houses and found the presbyter of the catholic church of the village in possession not only of them but also of the land. We therefore with good reason ordered him to hand this over to us and he was unwilling to do so. Therefore we submit to you our complaint in writing because of our poverty in order that you, having ordered him . . .