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Letter (frag.) from Kraton to the Attalists (153/152 BCE) Teos - Ionia

Teos (Ionia, Asia Minor — Pleiades map), 153/152 BCE
OGIS 325 = CIG 3070 = PHI 256447 = AGRW ID# 12898
Copenhagen Inventory info: 1692


Stone found near the cemetery in Teos.

During the reign of Attalos Philadelphos in the eighth year in the month of Dystros, when Kratinos was priest of the performers (technitai) and Eumenes son of Aristaios was director of contests and priest of the god, Kraton son of Zotikos to the Attalos-devotees (Attalistai) who had been gathered together by him, greetings . . . (remainder lost).

Translation by: Harland

[βασιλε]ύοντος Ἀττάλου Φιλαδέλφου, ἔτους ἑβδόμ[ου,] | [μηνὸς Δ]ύστρου, ἐπὶ δὲ ἱερέως τῶν τεχνιτῶν Κρατίν[ου,] | [καὶ ἀγων]οθέτου καὶ ἱερέως θεοῦ Εὐμένου Ἀρισταίου, Κράτω[ν Ζω]|[τίχο]υ τοῖς Ἀτταλισταῖς τοῖς ὑφ’ ἑαυτοῦ συνηγμέ[νοις] || [καὶ κειμένοις χαίρειν. —] | {remainder lost}

Item added: June 25, 2013
Item modified: November 6, 2020
ID number: 12898
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