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Dedication to Dionysos Kathegemon by the Initiates (undated) Akmoneia - Phrygia

Akmoneia (Phrygia, Asia Minor — Pleiades map), undated
MAMA VI 239 = IPhrygR 546 = PHI 270105  = ID# 5473


Panel of white marble found at Susuz (48 x 61 x 20 cm: letter height: 3 cm).

To good fortune.  The initiates (mystai) of the sacred, first society (thiasos) dedicated to Dionysos Kathegemon (“Dionysos the Leader”) the seating area (exedra) and the nearby room for their own use.

Translation by: Harland

[ἀγαθ]ῇ τύχῃ· | Δ̣ι̣ο̣νύσῳ Καθηγε|μόνι οἱ μύσται τοῦ | ἱεροῦ αʹ {πρώτου} θι[άσ]ου ἐκ τῶν || ἰδίων καθιέρωσαν εἰς | τὴν ἑαυτῶν χρῆσιν | τήν τε ἐξέδραν καὶ τὸν {τὴν} | προσκειμένην διαίτην.

Item added: November 8, 2012
Item modified: December 4, 2015
ID number: 5473
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