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Dedication (frag.) to Herakles by Competaliasts (93 BCE) Delos - Southwestern islands

Delos (Southwestern islands, Aegean Islands — Pleiades map), 93 BCE
IDelos 1764 = PHI 64204 = AGRW ID# 21506


Plaque used as an orthostat for a base (31 x 101 x 21cm; inv. Ε 251).

. . . (slave or freedman) of Publius, . . . Babyllios (slave or freedman) of Name, . . . Lucius Caecilius . . . (slave or freedman) of Lucius, Antiochos Allidius (slave or freedman) of Quintus, Alexandros Koinonon (slave or freedman) of Decimus, Marcus Paconius . . . (slave or freedman) of Titus, Alexandros Mondicius (slave or freedman) of Lucius and Marcus, Dionysios Paconius (slave or freedman) of Aulus, Lysimachos Novius (slave or freedman) of Lucius and Aulus, Dionysios Novius (slave or freedman) of Lucius, Alexion Gerillanus (slave or freedman) of Maraius, and Lucius Horarius Diodoros (slave or freedman) of Lucius, who were Competaliasts (Competaliastai), set up and consecrated the statue of Herakles when Gaius Valerius and Marcus Herennius Romes were consuls and when Epikles son of Epikles from Kropidai subdivision was supervisor of the island.

Translation by: Harland

[— — —] Ποπλίου Κα [— —,] | [— — —] Βαβύλλιος[— — —], | Λεύκιος Καικίλιος Λευκίου ․․․ης, | Ἀντίοχος Ἀλλίδιος [Κ]οίντο[υ], || Ἀλέξανδρος v Κοινώνων Δέκ[μου], | Μάαρκος Πακώνιος Τίτου Μ[— — —] | Ἀλέξανδρος Μονδίκιος Λευκίου καὶ Μαάρκου, | Διονύσιος Πακώνιος Αὔλου, | Λυσίμαχος Νούιος Λευκίου καὶ Αὔλου, || Διονύσιος Νούιος Λευκίου, | Ἀλεξίων Γεριλλανὸς Μαραίου, | Λεύκιος Ὡράριος Λευκίου Διόδωρος, | κομπεταλιασταὶ γενόμενοι, Ἡρακλῆν | ἀνέθηκαν καὶ καθιέρωσαν, || ἐπὶ ὑπάτων Καίου Οὐαλερίου καὶ Μαάρκου Ἑρεννίο[υ Ῥ]ώμης, | ἐπιμελητοῦ δὲ τῆς νήσου Ἐπικλέους τοῦ Ἐπικλέους Κρωπίδου.

IDelos 1764 (photo by Martina Kob)

IDelos 1764: Competaliasts. Photo copyright Martina Kob 2023.

Item added: January 15, 2016
Item modified: January 24, 2023
ID number: 21506
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