Associations in the Greco-Roman World (AGRW)

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[283] Dedication of a Statue to a Synagogue by a President (imperial era) Alexandria - Delta region

Alexandria (Delta region, Egypt — Pleiades map), undated
AGRW 283 = GRA III 182 = IEgJud 20 = IAlexandriaK 92 = PHI 227184 = AGRW ID# 655
Copenhagen Inventory info: 1866


Statue base of black granite, now at St. Petersburg, Ermitage.

Artemon son of Nikon, having been president (prostatēs) in the 11th year, dedicated this to the synagogue (synagōgē). . .

Translation by: Kloppenborg

Ἀρτέμων | Νίκωνος <πρ>(οστατ—) | τὸ ια' (ἔτος), τῇ | συναγωγῇ || [ - - ]ντ̣η̣κ̣ηι.

Item added: November 21, 2011
Item modified: May 26, 2021
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