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Honors by the Dyers for a Crown-bearer (ca. 160-170 CE) Thyatira - Lydia

Thyatira (Lydia, Asia Minor — Pleiades map), ca. 160-170
TAM V 965 = IThyatiraB 10 = PHI 264395 = AGRW ID# 2797
Copenhagen Inventory info: 377


Base (89 x 82 x 30 cm).

The dyers (bapheis) honored M. Julius Dionysios Akylianos, twice crown-bearer, who pursued glory since childhood.

Translation by: Harland

οἱ βαφε[ῖς ἐτείμησα̣ν(?)]

column 1: Μ. Ἰούλιον Διονύσι|ον Ἀκυλιανόν, τὸν | δὶς στεφανηφόρον || καὶ ἐκ παιδὸς φιλόδο|ξον.

column 2: (inscription destroyed).

TAM V 965: Facsimile by Buckler (IThyatiraB 10).
Public domain.

Item added: September 5, 2012
Item modified: October 18, 2020
ID number: 2797
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