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Honors by Civic Institutions for Chrysogonos the Leader of the Mysteries (150-250 CE) Tomis - Scythia and Moesia

Tomis (Scythia and Moesia, Danube and Black Sea areas — Pleiades map), 150-250 CE
ITomis 90 = PHI 173189 = AGRW ID# 14633
Copenhagen Inventory info: 1198


Slab of marble (130 x 33 x 23 cm). It is not clear whether these mysteries were performed in a civic context or within an association.

To good fortune.  The Council and the People honored Marcus Cocceius Chrysogonos, the leader of the mysteries (mystarchēs).

Translation by: Harland

ἀγαθῇ τύχ[ῃ] | ἡ βουλὴ κα[ὶ] | ὁ δῆμος ∙ Μ(ᾶρκον) | Κοκκεῖο[ν] || Χρυσόγο[νον] | μυστάρχ[ην].

Item added: February 26, 2015
Item modified: October 1, 2020
ID number: 14633
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