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Honors by Civic Institutions and by Athletes and Sacred Victors (I BCE) Erythrai - Ionia

Erythrai (Ionia, Asia Minor — Pleiades map), I BCE
IErythrai 429 = Josef Keil, "Forschungen in Erythraia I," JÖAI 13 (1910) 70-71 (no. 54) (Beiblatt) = AGRW ID# 16246


Block of black and white marble (72 x 49.5 x 36 cm; see Keil 1910). See the discussion in GRA 142.

(column 1) (in a crown:) The People (dēmos) of Erythrai.  (in a crown:) The worldwide athletes.

(column 2) (in a crown:) The People (dēmos) of  Elis.  (in a crown:) The worldwide sacred–victors.

Translation by: Harland

(column 1) (in a crown:) ὁ δῆǀμος ὁ ǀ Ἐρ[υ]θρǀαίων ǀǀ (in a crown:) οἱ ἀπὸ ǀ τῆ[ς] οἰκǀουμένηǀς ἀθλητǀαί.

(column 2) (in a crown:) ὁ δῆǀμος ὁ ǀ Ἠλείωǀν ǀǀ (in a crown:) οἱ ἀπ̣ǀὸ τῆς οἰǀκουμένǀης ἱερονǀεῖκαι.

Item added: February 6, 2015
Item modified: December 8, 2015
ID number: 16246
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