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[294a] Dedication to Anubis by a Synod (I-II CE) Philadelphia - Fayum region

Philadelphia (Fayum region, Egypt — Pleiades map), I-II CE
AGRW 294 = GRA III 226 = IFayum III 171 = PHI 216087 = AGRW ID# 2916
Copenhagen Inventory info: 1350


Found along the processional way leading to the south temple of Medinet Madi.

To Anubis the greatest god. The synod (synodos) dedicated this in accordance with a vow in the 8th year in the month of Mechir.

Translation by: Kloppenborg

Ἀνούβει θε|ῶι μεγίστω[ι] | σύνοδος | εὐχήν· || (ἔτους) ηʹ, Μεχείρ.

Item added: September 12, 2012
Item modified: May 26, 2021
ID number: 2916
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