Associations in the Greco-Roman World (AGRW)

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Grave of Hierakos Prepared by a Synod (100-150 CE) Pantikapaion - Bosporan region

Pantikapaion (Bosporan region, Danube and Black Sea areas — Pleiades map), 100-150 CE
IBosp 85 = PHI 182802 = AGRW ID# 7611
Copenhagen Inventory info: 1285


Fragments of a slab of limestone (39 x 43 x 7 cm; letter height: 4.0-4.5 cm). Found at Kerch in 1903, now lost.

The synod (synodos) gathered around . . . Tokon son of Philadelphos and (?) . . . Demophon Julius son of Tiranos set this up for Hierakos.

Translation by: Harland

ἡ σύνοδ̣[ος ἡ πε]|ρὶ Τό[κωνα Φιλα]|δέλφο̣[υ καὶ] | Δημοφῶ[ντα Τι]||ράνου Ἰού[λιον] | [Ἱέ]ρακ{ι}ος(?) {Ἱέρακος?}.

Item added: December 11, 2012
Item modified: October 1, 2020
ID number: 7611
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