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Honors by a Society for Stasidemos (180-150 BCE) Cyprus - Southeastern islands


Cyprus (Southeastern islands, Aegean Islands — Pleiades map)
T.B. Mitford, "Further Contributions to the Epigraphy of Cyprus," AJA 65 (1961) 93-151, at 141-142 (no. 39) = SEG 20 (1964), no. 321 = PHI 303489  = ID# 20873

 180-150 BCE

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Plaque of dark, slate-colored marble (18 x 26 x 6.5 cm). In the Djabras Pieridis collection in Larnaca in 1961. The exact provenance on Cyprus is unknown.

To good fortune.  . . . The society (?) of Name . . . honored Stasidemos son of Eros from Paphos, superintendent (epistatēs) of the gods, on account of his goodwill towards them.

Translation by: Harland



[ἐπ’ ἀγα]θῆι τύχηι· | [ὁ θίασ]ος τῆς Μαρ|[. .ca.4 . .] Σ̣τασίδημον | [Ἔρω]τος Πάφιον || [θε]ῶν ἐπιστάτην | εὐνοίας ἕνεκεν | τῆς εἰς αὑτούς.

Item added: December 27, 2015
Item modified: January 2, 2016
ID number: 20873
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