Associations in the Greco-Roman World (AGRW)

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Statue of Aurelius Herodes Erected by Linen-Weavers (after 212 CE) Alexandria - Delta region

Alexandria (Delta region, Egypt — Pleiades map), after 212 CE
GRA III 184 = IAlexandriaK 99 = SB V 8268 = AE 1938, 59 = PHI 227191 = AGRW ID# 31062
Copenhagen Inventory info: 1349


Statue base of marble (approx. 1.0 m high).

The Tarsian-linen-weavers (tarsikarioi) who are Romans and the Alexandrians set up this statue of Aurelius Herodes, the incredible.

Translation by: Harland

Αὐρήλιον {vines} | Ἡρώδην | τὸν παράδοξον | οἱ ταρσικάριοι {vines} || Ῥωμαῖοι | οἱ Ἀλεξανδρεῖς.

Item added: March 31, 2020
Item modified: March 31, 2020
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