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Dedication (frag.) to Roma by Competaliasts (94 BCE) Delos - Southwestern islands

Delos (Southwestern islands, Aegean Islands — Pleiades map), 94 BCE
IDelos 1763 = PHI 64203 = AGRW ID# 21501


Base (86 x 61 x 61 cm). Found north the round building in the Agora of the Competaliasts (inv. Ε 248).

. . . (at least two largely illegible lines with reference to someone from Neapolis). . . Dikaios (slave or freedman) of Lucius, Aulus Audius Tryphon (slave or freedman) of Lucius, Zeuxis Granius (slave or freedman) of Decimus, Aristodemos (slave or freedman) of Lucius Torpilius, Gaius Veveius, and Publius Cispius, Artemidoros (slave or freedman) of Sarapion of Neapolis, Decimus Spedius Menodoros (slave or freedman) of Decimus, Ariston Granius Gibberos (slave or freedman) of Publius, (10) Lucius Plotius Philippos (slave or freedman) of Lucius, and Nikephoros Lucceius (slave or freedman) of Lucius, who were Competaliasts (Competaliastai), set up the statue of Roma when Gaius Coelius and Lucius Dometius were consuls and when Aropos son of Glaukos from Piraeus was supervisor of the island.

Lysippos Herakleios son of Lysippos made this.

Translation by: Harland

[— — —]ου Ν̣[εα]πολίτου, | [— — ]ΙΟ[— —]ΙΟΣ Λευκίου Δίκαιος, | [Αὖ]λος̣ Α̣ὔδ̣[ι]ος Λευκίου Τρύφων, | Ζεῦ[ξις Γρ]άνιος Δέκμου, || Ἀριστόδημος Λευκίου Τορπιλίου | καὶ Γ̣αίου Οὐηουηίου καὶ Ποπλίου Κισπίου, | Ἀρτεμίδωρος Σαραπίωνος Νεαπολίτο̣[υ], | Δέκμος Σ̣π̣έδιος Δέκμου Μηνόδωρος, | Ἀρίστων Γράνιος Ποπλίου Γίββη(ρος), || Λεύκιος Πλώτιος Λευκίου Φίλιππος, | Νικηφόρος Λυκκήιος Λευκίου, | κομπεταλιασταὶ γενόμενοι τὴν Ῥώμην | ἀνέθηκαν ἐπὶ ὑπάτων | Γαίου Κοιλίου καὶ Λευκίου Δομετίου, || ἐπιμελητοῦ δὲ τῆς νήσου | Ἀρόπου τοῦ Γλαύκου Πειραιέως. | Λύσιππος Λυσίππου Ἡράκλειος ἐποίει.

Item added: January 15, 2016
Item modified: February 19, 2016
ID number: 21501
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