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Grave (frag.) Prepared by a Synod (100-150 CE) Pantikapaion - Bosporan region

Pantikapaion (Bosporan region, Danube and Black Sea areas — Pleiades map), 100-150 CE
IBosp 91 = PHI 182808 = AGRW ID# 7635
Copenhagen Inventory info: 1281


Slab of limestone with a relief of a warrior riding a horse (103-105 x 63 x 21 cm; letter height: 4.5-5.0 cm). Found at Kerch in 1904, now lost.

The synod (synodos) gathered around Myron the priest, Herakleides son of Agathos the synagogue-leader (synagōgos), and Hilarion the goodness-loving official (philagathos), . . . the assistant to the goodness-loving official . . . (remainder illegible).

Translation by: Harland

ἡ σύνοδος ἡ περὶ ἡρέ|α {ἱερέα} Μύρωνα καὶ συναγω|γὸν Ἡρακλείδην Ἀγαθο{ῦ} | κ̣αὶ φιλά[γ]αθον Ἱλαρίω[να] || [τοῦ δεῖνος καὶ] π̣α̣ρ̣[αφι]|[λάγαθον — — —]

Item added: December 11, 2012
Item modified: October 1, 2020
ID number: 7635
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