Associations in the Greco-Roman World (AGRW)

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[37] Grave Erected by an Association of Donkey Drivers (II CE) Beroia - Macedonia

Beroia (Macedonia, Greece and Macedonia — Pleiades map), II CE
AGRW 37 = GRA I 64 = IBeroia 372 = PHI 149851 = AGRW ID# 2152
Copenhagen Inventory info: 479


Slab with a triangular top (pediment) found in a private house, now lost.

For Aelius Orestes. The society (synētheia) of donkey-drivers set this up as a memorial.

Translation by: Ascough

Αἰλίῳ | Ὀρέστῃ | ἡ συνήθεια | τῶν ὄνων || μνίας χάριν.

Item added: August 6, 2012
Item modified: September 4, 2020
ID number: 2152
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