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Dedication to Isis by Ktesippos the Wearer of Black (200-166 BCE) Delos - Southwestern islands

Delos (Southwestern islands, Aegean Islands — Pleiades map), 200-166 BCE
IG XI,4 1250 = RICIS 202/0184 = CIG 2294 = PHI 63735 = AGRW ID# 24084


Base. Found in Sarapieion C in 1806 (inv. E 435). This Ktesippos, who was a member of the associations of melanephorians, also appears in the inventory of items from Sarapis sanctuary C.

Ktesippos son of Ktesippos from Chios, who wears black (melanēphoros), dedicated this to Isis.

Translation by: Harland

Ἴσι | [Κ]τήσιππος | [Κ]τησίππου | Χῖος || μ̣ε̣λανηφόρος.

Item added: April 13, 2016
Item modified: April 13, 2016
ID number: 24084
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