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Dedication of Benches to Sarapis, Isis, and Anubis by a Group (ca. 200 BCE) Delos - Southwestern islands

Delos (Southwestern islands, Asia Minor — Pleiades map), ca. 200 BCE
IG XI,4 1216 = RICIS 202/0114 = PHI 63701 = RICIS 202/0114 (with French translation) = AGRW ID# 7422


Benches found in the meeting-hall of Sarapis sanctuary A (Sarapieion A). The list of names may or may not represent members of an ongoing association. All but one (Euboule) are men.

(column I)  This is dedicated to Sarapis, Isis, and Anubis.  Demetrios son of Diallos, Androsthenes son of Demetrios, (column II) Diallos son of Herogeiton, Hermagoras son of Diallos, Diallos son of Pollis, Sokrates son of Pollis, (column III) Dionysios son of Noumenios, Sybarokles son of Kritios, Hippias son of Antigonos, Zopyros son of Herxinos, (column IV) Xenon son of Xenokleios, Glaukias son of Kalliphanes, Aphrodisios son of Demetrios, Herakleides son of Demokrates, (column V) Euboule daughter of Archestratos, Aristoboulos son of Hippakos, Diotrephes son of Aiantidas, Agathon son of Xenokrates, (column VI) Xenokrates son of Agathon, Zenon son of Patron. (column VII)  This was done when Demetrios son of Diallos was supervising.

Translation by: Harland

(column I) Σαράπιδι, Ἴσιδι, Ἀνούβιδι | οἵδε ἀνέθηκαν· | Δημήτριος Διάλλου | Ἀνδροσθένης Δημητρίου

(column II) Διάλλος Ἡρογείτονος | Ἑρμαγόρας Διάλλου | Δίαλλος Πόλλιδος | Σωκράτης Πόλλιδος

(column III) Διονύσιος Νουμηνίου | Συβαροκλῆς Κριτίου | Ἱππίας Ἀντιγόνου | Ζώπυρος Ἐρξίνου

(column IV) Ξένων Ξενοκ〚ι〛λείου {Ξενοκλείου} | Γλαυκίας Καλλιφάνου | Ἀφροδίσιος Δημητρίου | Ἡρακλείδης Δημοκράτου

(column V) Εὐβούλη〚ι〛 Ἀρχεστράτου | Ἀριστόβουλος Ἱππάκου | Διοτρέφης Αἰαντίδου | Ἀγάθων Ξενοκράτου

(column VI) Ξενοκράτης Ἀγάθωνος | Ζήνων Πάτρωνος·

(column VII) ἐπιμεληθέντος | Δημητρίου τοῦ Διάλλου.

RICIS 202/0114: Benches in Sarapis Sanctuary A, columns 1, 2, and beginning of 3.
Photo © Laurent Bricault 2005.


RICIS 202/0114: Benches in Sarapis Sanctuary A, columns 3, 4, and beginning of 5.
Photo © Laurent Bricault 2005.

RICIS 202/0114: Benches in Sarapis Sanctuary A, columns 5, 6, 7 (with end of column 4 visible on the left).
Photo © Laurent Bricault 2005.



Item added: December 8, 2012
Item modified: January 17, 2020
ID number: 7422
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