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Grave of a Family of Gladiators and Beast-fighters (undated) Kos - Southeastern islands

Kos (Southeastern islands, Aegean Islands — Pleiades map), undated
IKosPH 141 = IGladiateurs 185 = CIG 2511 = PHI 186735 = AGRW ID# 11294


Found outside the church of Panagia Gorgopete.

The family (phamilia = familia) of single-combatants (monomachoi) and memorial of beast-fighters (kynēgesioi) of Nemerios Castricius, of Lucius, of Pakonianos the Asiarch, of Aurelia Sappho, and of Platon and his wife, Licinniane, the high-priestess.

Translation by: Harland

φαμιλία μονο|μάχων καὶ ὑπό|μνημα κυνηγε|σίων Νεμερίου || Καστρικίου, | Λευκίου, Πακω|νιανοῦ, Ἀσιάρχου, | καὶ Αὐρηλίας | Σαπφοῦς, Πλά||τωνος, Λικιννια|νῆς, ἀρχιερείης, | γυναικὸς αὐτοῦ.

IKosPH 141: Facsimile by Paton and Hicks.
Public domain.

Item added: March 2, 2013
Item modified: March 4, 2013
ID number: 11294
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