Associations in the Greco-Roman World (AGRW)

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Initiates Honor a Deceased Youth (early imperial era) Sardis - Lydia

Sardis (Lydia, Asia Minor — Pleiades map), early imperial era
= SEG 46 (1996), no. 1527 = AGRW ID# 613


Block of marble found on Pactolus Cliff between the street of the bath-gymnasium complex and the temple of Artemis.

The initiates (mystai) honored Asklepiades Kotteus son of Apollonios, deceased youth (ephebe).

Translation by: Harland

οἱ μύσσται ἐτείμησαν Ἀσ|κληπιάδην Ἀπολλωνίου Κοτ|τῆα ἔφηβον ἥρωα.

Item added: November 20, 2011
Item modified: December 4, 2015
ID number: 613
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