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Funerary Honors by Roman Businessmen for Sosos (I BCE-I CE) Kibyra - Lycia


Kibyra (Lycia, Asia Minor — Pleiades map), I BCE-I CE
IKibyra 59 = PHI 341143  = ID# 9693


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Column of marble found in the mosque in Sorkun (98 x 58 cm).

The People and the Romans engaged in business (pragmateuomenoi) honored Sosos II, son of Mykos.  His wife Aphia set this up as a memorial.

Translation by: Harland



ὁ δῆμος καὶ οἱ πραγμα|τευόμενοι Ῥωμαῖοι | ἐτείμησαν Σῶσον γʹ Μύ|κου· Ἀφιας ἡ γυνὴ μνήμης || ἕνεκεν.

IKibyra 59. © 2002 Thomas Corsten. Reproduced with permission.

IKibyra 59.

© 2002 Thomas Corsten. Reproduced with permission.

Item added: January 18, 2013
Item modified: March 5, 2016
ID number: 9693
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