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Funerary Honors by Panathenaists and Others for Antiochians (undated) Rhodos on Rhodes - Southeastern islands

Rhodos on Rhodes (Southeastern islands, Aegean Islands — Pleiades map), I BCE
IRhodM 39 = PHI 191487 = AGRW ID# 14960
Copenhagen Inventory info: 495


Rectangular base of marble (25 x79 x 45 cm).

(column 1) This is the grave of Philiskos, Antiochian, who was honored by the devotees of Helios and celebrators of the Panathenaia festival with a crown of olive and with the title benefactor.  He was also honored with a gold crown.  He was also honored by the association (?) of celebrators of the Panathenaia festival (?) and devotees of Herakles (?).  This is also the grave of his wife Pistis, Antiochian.

Translation by: Harland

{column 1, line 1} Φιλίσκου Ἀντιοχέως | τιμαθέντος ὑπὸ Ἁλιαστᾶν | Παναθηναϊστᾶν θαλλ[οῦ] | στεφάν[ῳ] κ̣α̣ὶ̣ εὐεργεσίᾳ καὶ | τιμαθέντος χρυσέ[ῳ στ]εφ[άνῳ] || κα[ὶ τιμαθέ]ντος ὑπὸ Πα[να]θη[ν]αϊσ[τᾶν] | κα[ὶ Ἡρακ]λει[σ]τᾶν [— — κο]ινοῦ?

{column 2, line 8} καὶ τᾶς γυναικὸς | αὐτοῦ Πίστιος | Ἀντιοχίδος.

Item added: March 11, 2015
Item modified: March 18, 2021
ID number: 14960
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