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Dedication of a Dining-Room for the Synod of Dorophoros (54-62 CE) Tebtynis - Fayum region

Tebtynis (Fayum region, Egypt — Pleiades map), 54-62 CE
GRA III 221 = SB XX 15149 = SEG 41:1638 = AGRW ID# 31227
Copenhagen Inventory info: 1973


Small plaque of yellowish limestone (31.3 x 11.5 x 3.0 cm). Found in the late 1930s in a dining room located on the main processional road leading to the temple of Soknebtynis in Tebtynis. Now in the Museo Egizio di Torino (121195).

This was dedicated when Onnophris son of Potamon was the president (prostatēs) of the synod (synodos) of Dorophoros.

Translation by: Kloppenborg

Item added: April 24, 2020
Item modified: April 24, 2020
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