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Grave of Stratonikos Prepared by Linen-workers (183/184 CE) Saittai - Lydia

Saittai (Lydia, Asia Minor — Pleiades map), 183/184 CE
ILydiaM 104 = SEG 49 (1999), no. 1667 = AGRW ID# 12261


Slab of marble with pediment, acroteria, tenon, and relief of wreath, now in the Izmir museum (75 x 40 x 8 cm).

Year 268 (of the Sullan era), on the 30th of the month of Xandikos.  The guild (synergasia) of linen-workers (linourgoi) honored Stratonikos son of Theon, who lived 25 years.

Translation by: Harland

Ἔτ(ους) σξηʹ, µη(νὸς) Ξανδεικοῦ ‚ λʹ· | Στρατόνικον Θέωνος | ἐτίµησαν ἡ συνεργα|σία τῶν λινοργῶν || ζή(σαντα) ἔτ(η) • κεʹ

Item added: May 16, 2013
Item modified: May 18, 2013
ID number: 12261
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