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Statue Erected by a House of Shippers for the Emperor’s Son (139-161 CE) Tomis - Scythia and Moesia

Tomis (Scythia and Moesia, Danube and Black Sea areas — Pleiades map), 139-161 CE
AGRW 81 = ITomis 60 = IGR I 610 = PHI 173159 = AGRW ID# 3724
Copenhagen Inventory info: 1199


Round statue base

To good fortune! The house (oikos) of shippers in Tomis honoured the son of emperor Marcus Aurelius Verus Caesar.  Titus son of Titus the Younger dedicated this statue from his own resources.

Translation by: Ascough

ἀγαθῆι τύχηι ǀ τὸν υἱὸν τοῦ Αὐτοǀκράτορος Μ(ᾶρκον) Αὐρήǀλιον Οὐῆρον Καίσαǀǀρα ὁ οἶκος τῶν ἐν Τόǀμει ναυκλήρων ἀναǀστήσαντος τὸν ἀνǀδριάντα ἐκ τῶν ἰδίων ǀ Τίτου Τίτου ǀǀ Νεωτέρου.

Item added: October 2, 2012
Item modified: October 1, 2020
ID number: 3724
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