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P.290. Funerary inscription

Description: Rock-cut tomb.
Text: Inscribed in a rectangular panel.
Letters: Pacho's drawing gives the impression of two different hands.

Date: First century A.D

Findspot: Ptolemais: Said in 1930 to have been to the right of the door, high up on the external wall, of the Mausoleum at en-Ugheirat, which should be the Hellenistic Mausoleum in Quarry III; first recorded in 1825.
Original location: Findspot.
Last recorded location: Findspot 1930


Τενέδ̣ιος Φ[---]
((leaf)) Λ(ούκιος) Ἀντωνι- ((leaf))
[ο]ς Ὑλ̣λας




1: ΤΕΛΕΣ.ΟΤΟΣΦ Pacho, 1827; Τελέσ[φ]ο[ρ]ος CIG, Vol.III; ΤΕΝΕΔΙΟΣΦ Oliverio, DAI, 1933-1936; Τελεσίδοτος ? edd
2: ΦΛΑΝΤΟΝΙ leaf Pacho, 1827; Φλ. Ἀντ[ώ]νι[ος] CIG, Vol.III; ΦΛΑΝΤΩΝΙΟΣ Oliverio, DAI, 1933-1936
3: ϹΥΑΛΑΣ Pacho, 1827; Σύ[λ]λας CIG, Vol.III; ΣΥΛΛΑΣΣΥΛΛΑΣ Oliverio, DAI, 1933-1936

Italian translation

Translation source: Oliverio, DAI, 1933-1936

Tenedio (di[?) F- Fl. Antonio Silla

English translation

Translation by: Editors

Tenedios . . . L(oukios) Antonios (i.e. L(ucius) Antonius) Hyllas.


No comment (2020).

Bibliography: Pacho, 1827 LXXVIII (printed as LXXIX) and Letronne p. 403, whence CIG, Vol.III, 5236; Oliverio, DAI, 1933-1936, 482 (6), p. 243, pl. XC, fig. 67, whence SEG 9.361, PHI 324210
Text constituted from: From previous publications (Reynolds).


   Fig. 1. Transcription (1827, Pacho, plate LXXVIII, numbered LXXIX)