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Grave of Antiochos Prepared by the Wool-workers (223 CE) Saittai - Lydia

Saittai (Lydia, Asia Minor — Pleiades map), 223/224 CE
SEG 29 (1979), no. 1198 = Bakir-Barthel and Müller 1979, 176-178 (no. 32) = SEG 29 (1979), no. 1198 = PHI 277084 = AGRW ID# 2093


Slab of white marble with acroteria (83 x 27-37.5).

Year 308 (of the Sullan era), on the fifth of the month of Hyperberetaios.  The guild (synergasia) of wool-workers (eriourgoi) honored Antiochos son of Hermes, who lived 50 years.

Translation by: Harland

ἔτ(ους) τηʹ, μη(νὸς) Ὑπερβε|ρεταίου εʹ ἀ(πιούσῃ), ἐτεί|μησαν ἡ συνεργα|σία τῶν ἐριοργῶν̣ || Ἀντίοχον Ἑρμοῦ | ζή(σαντα) ἔτ(η) νʹ.

Item added: June 20, 2012
Item modified: December 3, 2015
ID number: 2093
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