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[78] Dedication of a Column by a Priest of a Baccheion of Asians (early III CE) Nikopolis on the Istros - Thrace

Nikopolis on the Istros (Thrace, Danube and Black Sea areas — Pleiades map), early III CE
AGRW 78 = SEG 53 (2003), no 726 = AÉ (2003), no. 1563 = PHI 326459 = AGRW ID# 3543
Copenhagen Inventory info: 705


Column of limestone found at Butovo (territory of Nikopolis), now in the museum at Tărnovo.

Pautalos son of Cornutus, priest of the Baccheion (Bakcheion) of Asians, set up this column from his own resources.

Translation by: Ascough

Παυταλος Κορν|ούτου, ἱε|ρεὺς Βαχχί|ου Ἀσιανῶν, || τὸν κίοναν ἐκ τῶν ἰδίω|ν ἀνέστησε|ν.

Item added: September 24, 2012
Item modified: September 26, 2020
ID number: 3543
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