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Grave (frag,) Prepared by a Synod (II CE) Pantikapaion - Bosporan region

Pantikapaion (Bosporan region, Danube and Black Sea areas — Pleiades map), II CE
IBosp 92 = PHI 182809 = AGRW ID# 7638
Copenhagen Inventory info: 1281


Slab of limestone with a fragmentary inscription (75 x 52 x 16 cm; letter height: 4.5-5 cm). Found at Kerch, now in Kerch Historical and Archaeological Museum.

The synod (synodos) gathered around Theophilos the priest, Sargonias the synagogue-leader (synagōgos), and Julius. . . the goodness-loving official (philagathos), . . .  (remainder illegible).

Translation by: Harland

ἡ σύνοδος ἡ πε|ρὶ ἱερέα Θεόφι|λον καὶ συναγω|γὸν Σαργονία[ν] || καὶ φιλάγα[θον] | Ἰούλιον [— —]

Item added: December 11, 2012
Item modified: October 1, 2020
ID number: 7638
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