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Dedication of a Statue of Aphrodite by Leather-workers (undated) Mytilene on Lesbos - Northern islands

Mytilene on Lesbos (Northern islands, Asia Minor — Pleiades map), undated
IG XII,2 109 = PHI 74770 = AGRW ID# 12095
Copenhagen Inventory info: 149


Those working in the craft (technē) of leather dedicated the statue of Aphrodite to the goddess in the temple.

Translation by: Harland

[θ]έω Ἀφροδε[ίτ]ας | ἄγαλμα ἐν τῶ εἴ|ρω. | συνκαθιέρω||σαν οἱ τὴν σκυτι|[κ]ὴν τέχνην ἐργα|[ζ]όμενοι.

Item added: May 8, 2013
Item modified: March 18, 2021
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