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[240] Grave Prepared by the Eighth-Day Association (ca. 150 BCE) Eretria on Euboea - Southwestern islands

Eretria on Euboea (Southwestern islands, Aegean Islands — Pleiades map), ca. 150 BCE
AGRW 240 = SEG 50 (2000), no. 876. = AGRW ID# 1665
Copenhagen Inventory info: 90


Slab of marble with a triangular top set up by a group that celebrated its rituals on the eighth day of each month, perhaps on a day sacred to Poseidon.

… of the living. The association (koinon) of eighth-day-worshippers set this up for Zoilos son of Theophilos.

Translation by: Ascough

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.ΩΝΑΝΩ | τὸ κοινὸν | τῶν ὀγδοϊστῶν |

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Ζωῖλον || Θεοφίλου.

Item added: February 4, 2012
Item modified: December 18, 2020
ID number: 1665
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