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Grave Boundary Marker (frag.) of a Society of Bacchiasts with Eumeliodoros (I BCE-I CE) Kos - Southeastern islands

Kos (Southeastern islands, Aegean Islands — Pleiades map), I BCE-I CE
IKosM 492 = PHI 186361 = AGRW ID# 11725
Copenhagen Inventory info: 1867


Fragment of a slab of marble (50 x 32 cm).

. . . Eumeliodoros son of Diokles for the society (thiasos) of Bacchiasts (i.e. devotees of the god Dionysos Bacchos) who are with Eumeliodoros.

Translation by: Harland

[— — —] | [ὁ δεῖνα τοῦ — —]άνεος, | Εὐμηλιόδωρος Διοκλεῦς | θιάσῳ Βακχιαστᾶν τῶν σ[ὺν] | Εὐμηλιοδώρωι.

IKosM 492: Facsimile by Maiuri.
Public domain.

Item added: March 12, 2013
Item modified: January 14, 2021
ID number: 11725
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