Associations in the Greco-Roman World (AGRW)

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[222b] Honors by Israelites for Jason of Knossos (ca. 150-50 BCE) Delos - Southwestern islands


Delos (Southwestern islands, Aegean Islands — Pleiades map)
AGRW 222 = IJO I Ach 67 = NewDocs VIII 12a = SEG 32 (1982), 809 = PHI 215712  = ID# 4510

 ca. 150-50 BCE

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Slab of white marble with a large wreath. For further comments, see the earlier Israelite inscription on this site (IJO I Ach 66)

The Israelites on Delos who contribute to the temple on (or: to sacred) Gerizim crown with a gold crown Sarapion son of Jason from Knossos because of his beneficence towards them.

Written/translated by: Harland



οἱ ἐν Δήλῳ Ἰσραελεῖται οἱ ἀ|παρχόμενοι εἰς ἱερὸν Ἀργα|ριζεὶν στεφανοῦσιν χρυσῷ | στεφάνῳ Σαραπίωνα Ἰάσο||νος Κνώσιον εὐεργεσίας | ἕνεκεν τῆς εἰς ἑαυτούς.

Item added: October 23, 2012
Item modified: February 8, 2016
ID number: 4510
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One Comment

  • Andrew Smith says:
    June 9, 2014 / Reply

    AGRW 222 – misleading title? According to the text, the honours are for Sarapion son of Jason. Also, the PHI number should be 215711.

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