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Dedication by Epikrates for a Neighborhood (II CE) Prusa by Olympos - Bithynia


Prusa by Olympos (Bithynia, Asia Minor — Pleiades map), II CE
IPrusaOlymp 50 = SEG 28 (1978), no. 1062 = PHI 278541  = ID# 13322


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Slab with a relief of the goddess Cybele enthroned above the inscription (84 x 30 x 16 cm; letter height: 2 cm). The neighborhood here may be an ongoing association.

(Relief depicting Cybele enthroned)

Epikrates son of Asklepides set this up in fulfillment of a promise to the neighborhood (geitosynē).

Translation by: Harland



{relief of Cybele enthroned}

Ἐπικράτης Ἀσσκλη|πίδου τὴν ἐπανγελί|αν τῇ γειτοσύνῃ.

IPrusaOlymp 50. © 1991 Thomas Corsten. Reproduced with permission.

IPrusaOlymp 50.
© 1991 Thomas Corsten. Reproduced with permission.

Item added: June 20, 2013
Item modified: March 5, 2016
ID number: 13322
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