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Grave of Hygeinos Prepared by Wool-workers (192/193 CE) Saittai - Lydia

Saittai (Lydia, Asia Minor — Pleiades map), 192/193 CE
ILydiaP III 17 = SEG 48 (1998), no. 1462 = AGRW ID# 12239


Slab of white marble with a pediment (decorated with leaves and a rosette), acroteria, tenon, and relief of an olive crown (53 x 40 x 7 cm).

Year 277 (of the Sullan era), on the 2nd of the month of Loos.  The wool-workers (eriourgoi) honored Hygeinos son of Asklepiades, who lived 25 years.

Translation by: Harland

Ἔ(τους) σοζʹ, μη(νὸς) Λώου βʹ Ὑγεῖ|νον Ἀσκληπιάδου ἐ|τείμησαν οἱ ἐριουργοὶ | ζήσαντα ἔτη κεʹ.

Item added: May 16, 2013
Item modified: May 16, 2013
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