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Grave of Diodoros Prepared by Weavers (156/157 CE) Saittai - Lydia

Saittai (Lydia, Asia Minor — Pleiades map), 156/157 CE
C. Naour, EA 2 (1983) 132-133 (no. 18 ) = SEG 33 (1983), no. 1017 = PHI 277215 = AGRW ID# 20407
Copenhagen Inventory info: 402


Slab of white marble with remnants of a wreath.

Year 241 (of the Sullan era), on the 13th of Loos.  The guild (homotechnon) of weavers (hyphantai) honored Diodoros son of Artemas, who lived 35 years.

Translation by: Harland

ἔτους σμαʹ, μη(νὸς) | Λώου ιγʹ, Διόδωρον | Ἀρτεμᾶ ἐτείμησε | τὸ ὁμότεχνον τῶν || ὑφαντῶν ζήσαντα | ἔτη λεʹ.

Item added: December 15, 2015
Item modified: October 9, 2020
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