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[245b] Grave Boundary Marker of Hermaists with Nikephoros [1] (I BCE) Kos - Southeastern islands

Kos (Southeastern islands, Aegean Islands — Pleiades map), I BCE
AGRW 245b = IKosPH 156 = PHI 186750 = AGRW ID# 4515
Copenhagen Inventory info: 1898


Boundary stone found in the outer wall of a house in the village of Kermeti, which is built on part of the site of the necropolis of the ancient city of Kos (57 x 38 cm) .

Boundary marker of the cemetery of the society (thiasos) of Hermes-devotees (Hermaistai) with Nikephoros son of Hermaios, the Laodicean.

Translation by: Ascough

ὅρ̣ος θηκαίων̣ | θιάσου Ἑρμαϊστ[ᾶν] | τῶν σὺν Νικοφόρ[ῳ] | τῷ Ἑρμαίου Λαοδι||κέως.

IKosPH 156: Facsimile.
Public domain.

Item added: October 23, 2012
Item modified: March 21, 2022
ID number: 4515
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