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Honors by Temple Building Craftsmen for Vedius (ca. 150 CE) Ephesos - Ionia

Ephesos (Ionia, Asia Minor — Pleiades map)
IEph 3075 = PHI 249112  = ID# 9306

 ca. 150 CE


Middle portion of a statue base of blue marble (9.95 x 59 x 55.5 cm; letter height: 2.3 cm).

The temple-building craftsmen (naoourgoi tektones) honored P. Vedius Antoninus, founder of the city (polis), their own benefactor.

Written/translated by: Harland

ἐτείμησεν | Πό(πλιον) Οὐήδιον | Ἀντωνεῖνον | τὸν κτίστην || τῆς πόλεως | τὸν ἴδιον εὐεργέτην | ναουργοὶ τέκτονες.

Item added: January 8, 2013
Item modified: December 7, 2015
ID number: 9306
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