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Honors by a Society for Ariston (late-I BCE) Kallatis - Scythia and Moesia


Kallatis (Scythia and Moesia, Danube and Black Sea areas — Pleiades map)
IKallatis 42 = Avram 1998, 119-120 = PHI 173610  = ID# 14463

 late I BCE

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Two fragments of a marble slab.

(missing lines). . . Because of these things, . . . the People honored him (?). . . with great (?) honors.  In order that the society-members (thiasitai) may also appear to be . . . doing good themselves (?). . . and pursuing honor as best and . . . most noble (?). . . in accordance with customary . . . honors, it was resolved (?). . . by them . . . through this decree to crown (?). . . Ariston son of Ariston, the benefactor of the People and honor-loving person towards the society (thiasos) . . . . in every meeting (synodos) each day and forever (?).  Now this decree is to be engraved on a monument of white stone (?) . . . (remainder missing).

Written/translated by: Harland



ΕΙΤ[— — —] | ἐφ’ οἷς [ὁ δᾶμος ἐτείμασεν αὐτὸν] | ταῖς τε[ιμαῖς ταῖς μεγίσταις· ὅ]|πως οὖν [καὶ οἱ θιασεῖται φαίνων]||ται τοὺς [εὐεργετοῦντας ἑαυτοὺς] | καὶ φιλοτ[ειμουμένους ὡς βέλ]|τιστα καὶ [κάλλιστα τειμῶντες] | κατ’ εἰθισ[μένας τειμάς· δεδό]|χθαι αὐτ[οῖς διὰ τοῦδε τοῦ ψαφίσ]||ματος σ[τεφανοῦ]ν Ἀρίσ[τωνα Ἀ]|ρίστων[ος τὸν εὐ]εργέτα[ν μὲν] | τοῦ δάμ[ου, φιλότ]ειμον δὲ [τοῦ] | θιάσου [ἐμ πάσαι συν]όδωι [καθ’ ἁ]|μέραν [καὶ εἰς τὸ κατ’ ἀΐ]διο[ν· τὸ] || δὲ ψά[φισμα τοῦτο ἐνγράψαι] | εἰς [τελαμῶνα λευκοῦ λίθου (κτλ.)] | [— — —]

Item added: September 15, 2013
Item modified: March 2, 2015
ID number: 14463
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