Associations in the Greco-Roman World (AGRW)

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Membership List (frag.) of a Company (250 CE) Augusta Traiana - Thrace

Augusta Traiana (Thrace, Danube and Black Sea areas — Pleiades map), 250 CE
AGRW 62 = SEG 58 (2008), no. 679 = AGRW ID# 23295
Copenhagen Inventory info: 530


Lower part of a slab of limestone. Now in the Museum of History in Stara Zagora. The presence of a magareus in the list suggests a group of initiates similar to that found in SEG 39 (1989), no. 649 (also from Augusta Traiana), where the group self-designation is "company" (speira).

(beginning of inscription missing) . . .  Alexandros son of Asklepiades, Traianos son of Euprepes, Dinias son of Apollinarios, Kasis son of Gorgias, Moukianos son of Panchas, Sebastianus son of Bithys, Demosthenes the physician (iatros), Sarmathis son of Preiskos, Pergamis son of Olympiodoros, Bales son of Olympiodoros, Polemis son of Olympiodoros, Hermogenes son of Moukianos and Rhodope (?), Rheginos son of Soudios the initiate of the subterranean sanctuary (magareus), Aplinaris son of Aplinarios and grandson of Karterios, and Deiteimounes son of Aplinarios.

Translation by: Harland

[— — —] | Φ[— —].ων Φ[— —] | Ἀλέξανδρος Ἀσκλ̣η̣πιάδου | Τραϊανὸς Εὐπρέπους | Δινίας ᾿Απολλιναρίου | Κάσις Γρογίου Μουκιανὸς Πανχᾶ | Σαβαστιανὸς Βιθυος | Δημοσθένης ἰατρός | Σαρμάθις Πρείσκου | Περγάμις ᾿Ολυνπ(ιοδώρου) | Βάλης ᾿Ολυνπιοδώρου | Πολέμις ᾿Ολυνπ(ιοδώρου) | Ἑρμογένης Μουκιανοῦ ῾Ροδόπη̣ς̣? | Ῥηγῖνος Σουδιου μαγαρεύς | Ἁπλινάρις Ἀπλιναρίου Καρτερίου̣ Β̣Α̣ | Δαιτειμουνης Ἀπλιναρίου.

Item added: February 27, 2016
Item modified: September 26, 2020
ID number: 23295
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