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P.62. Fragmentary ?ephebic list

Description: Fragment from the upper right corner of a panel of white marble (w: 0.08 x h: 0.08 x d: 0.10), probably part of a composite stele.
Text: Inscribed on one face; since several of the names are incomplete to the right, another panel probably adjoined; there was presumably another above to carry an introductory explanation.
Letters: First century BCE - first century CE; 0.01-0.015

Date: First century BCE - first century A.D

Findspot: Ptolemais: West Church; found in 1935.
Original location: Unknown.
Last recorded location: Tolmeita Museum


[---] -[α]λλαμμ[ων---]
[---]ων ( vac. 1) [---]
[--- Ἁρίμ?]μαν ( vac. 1) [---]
[---]ριος̣ [---]


[---]ΩΝ  [---]
[---....]ΜΑΝ  [---]

English translation

Translation by: Charlotte Roueché

(A list of names, none complete)


A list of names, probably of ephebes.

Line 1: for possible names see Masson (1976), p.61.

Text constituted from: Transcription (Reynolds).


   Fig. 1. Face (Reynolds VIII.30)

   Fig. 2. From left: P.62, P.64and P.63 (1961-05-26, Joyce Reynolds III.22)

   Fig. 3. Face (1961-05-26, Joyce Reynolds)