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Grave Boundary Marker of Hermaists with Nikephoros [2] (I BCE) Kos - Southeastern islands

Kos (Southeastern islands, Aegean Islands — Pleiades map), I BCE
IKosS EF 78 = SEG 57 (2007), no. 778 = PHI 317847 = AGRW ID# 11655
Copenhagen Inventory info: 1898


Slab of white marble used as a boundary marker (37 x 26 x 9 cm).

Boundary marker of the burial area of the society of Hermes-devotees (Hermaistai [?]) . . . who are with Nikephoros son of Hermaios, from Laodikeia.

Translation by: Harland

[ὅρος θηκαίων] | [θιάσου Ἑρμαϊσ]|τ̣ᾶ̣ν̣ [τ]ῶ[ν σὺν] | Νικηφόρ[ῳ τῷ Ἑρ]||μαίου Λα̣[οδικεῖ].

Item added: March 12, 2013
Item modified: January 14, 2021
ID number: 11655
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