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Dedication to Zeus and Hera for Hymn-singers (imperial era) Nikopolis on the Istros - Thrace

Nikopolis on the Istros (Thrace, Danube and Black Sea areas — Pleiades map),
IGBulg 668 = IGR I 1413 = PHI 168726 = AGRW ID# 14090


Altar of limestone (78 x 52 cm).

To good fortune.  . . . Name Claudeis, Nikaian, dedicated this to Zeus Olympios (“of Mount Olympos”) and Hera Zygia (“of Marriage”) for the victorious and emperor-loving hymn-singers (hymnōdoi) using his own resources.

Translation by: Harland

ἀγαθῆι τύχῃ. | Δὶ Ὀλυνπίῳ κα[ὶ] | Ἥρᾳ Ζυγείᾳ Δι(—) Κλα|ύδει{ει}ς {Κλαύδεις} Νεικαεὺς || ὑμνῳδοῖς ἱερο|νείκα<ι>ς καὶ φιλοσε|βάστοις ἐκ τῶν ἰδί|ων ἀνέστησ<α>ι {ἀνέστησε}. | Χ Χ

Item added: July 4, 2013
Item modified: July 8, 2013
ID number: 14090
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