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Honors by the Olympic Synod for P. Ducenius Dionysios (180-190 CE) Tralles - Caria

Tralles (Caria, Asia Minor — Pleiades map), 180-190 CE
ITrall 133 = Edhem Bey, "Fouilles de Tralles (1902-1903)," BCH 28 (1904) 54–92, at 80 (no. 3) = PHI 262921 = AGRW ID# 13185
Copenhagen Inventory info: 1709


Base of white marble (110 x 60.1 x 60; letter height: 4.3 cm).

The Council, the People, and the olympic synod (synodos) honored Publius Ducenius Dionysios, who was the director (or: introducer) of the 62nd great Olympian contests after the renewal of the olympics.

Translation by: Harland

ἡ βουλὴ καὶ ὁ | δῆμος καὶ ἡ | ὀλυμπικὴ σύν|οδος ἐτείμησαν || Πό(πλιον) Δουκήνιον Δι̣|ονύσιον τὸν ἰ|σαγωγὸν γενόμε|νον τῶν μεγάλων | Ὀλυμπίων [τ]ῆς ξβʹ || μετὰ τὴν ἀνανέω|σιν ὀλυμπιάδος.

ITrall 133: Facsimile by Bey.
Public domain.

Item added: June 5, 2013
Item modified: November 6, 2020
ID number: 13185
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