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Funerary Honors by Diodoreians and Diophanteians for Protos (I BCE) Rhodos on Rhodes - Southeastern islands

Rhodos on Rhodes (Southeastern islands, Aegean Islands — Pleiades map), I BCE
IRhodM 40 = PHI 191488 = AGRW ID# 14839
Copenhagen Inventory info: 2041


Base of Lartian marble (38 x 65-56 cm). The groups that here offer funerary honors are most likely named after their founders, Diodoros and Diophantos respectively.

Of Protos son of Perinthios, benefactor, who has been honored by the Diodoreians (Diodoreioi) with an olive crown and by the Diophanteians (Diophanteioi) with a gold crown and an olive crown.

Translation by: Harland

Πρώτου Περιν<θ>ίου εὐεργέτα | τιμαθέντος ὑπὸ Διοδωρείων | θαλλίνωι στεφάνωι καὶ | ὑπὸ Διοφαντείων χρυσέωι στε[φάνωι] | καὶ θαλλίνωι.

Item added: March 11, 2015
Item modified: March 17, 2021
ID number: 14839
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