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Grave Boundary Marker of Athenaists with Kephalon [2] (I BCE-I CE) Kos - Southeastern islands

Kos (Southeastern islands, Aegean Islands — Pleiades map), I BCE-I CE
IKosS EF 400 = SEG 57 (2007), no. 781 = PHI 318157 = AGRW ID# 11713
Copenhagen Inventory info: 1837


Slab of marble (40 x 33 x 9 cm). This is the second of two boundary stones for this association that were discovered, and the present inscription is reconstructed based on the other.

Boundary marker of the society (thiasos) of Athena-devotees (Athenaistai) who are with (?) . . . Kephalon the younger, son of Agathon.

Translation by: Harland

[ὅρος θιάσου] | [Ἀθηναϊστᾶν] | [τῶν] σ̣[ὺν Κε]|φά̣λωνι τῶι || Ἀγάθωνος | νεωτέρῳ.

Item added: March 12, 2013
Item modified: February 12, 2021
ID number: 11713
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