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[147] Dedication of a Statue of Council Personified by Dyers (100-150 CE) Hierapolis - Phrygia

Hierapolis (Phrygia, Asia Minor — Pleiades map), ca. 100-150 CE
AGRW 147 = SEG 41 (1991), no. 1201 = PHI 273100 = AGRW ID# 839
Copenhagen Inventory info: 162


Large base of marble found in the theater

The guild (technē) of dyers (bapheis) dedicated this to the Council, and Glykonianos Menandros son of Glykon, Gaius Julius Lucius Crescens of the Fabian tribe, Gaius Baevius Glykon II, and Antiochos son of Zosimos were responsible to setting it up.

Translation by: Harland

τὴν βουλὴν | ἡ τέχνη τῶν βαφέων | [ἐπι]μεληθέντων [τῆς ἀ]|ναστάσεως Γλυκωνιανοῦ Μενάνδρο[υ] || τοῦ Γλύκωνος, | Γαίου Ἰουλίου Λουκίου Φαβία | Κρήσκεντος, | Γαίου Βαιβίου Γλύκωνος β, Ἀντι[ό]|χου τοῦ Ζωσίμου.

Item added: December 1, 2011
Item modified: October 18, 2020
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