Associations in the Greco-Roman World (AGRW)

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Grave of Zenobis Prepared by an Association (167 CE) Saittai - Lydia

Saittai (Lydia, Asia Minor — Pleiades map), 167/168 CE
TAM V 87a = PHI 263482 = AGRW ID# 793


Slab of marble (61 x 33 x 7 cm).

Year 252 (of the Sullan era), 4th day of Artemision — he departed.  The association (synbiōsis = symbiōsis) honored Zenobis son of Zenobios.  Farewell!

Translation by: Harland

ἔτους σνβʹ, μη(νὸς) Ἀρ|τεμεισίου δʹ ἀ(πιούσῃ). Ζη|νόβιν Ζηνοβίου | ἡ συνβίωσις ἐτεί||μησεν ζήσαντα | ἔτη ληʹ. χαῖρε.

Item added: November 25, 2011
Item modified: December 3, 2015
ID number: 793
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