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T.212. Ephebic name

Description: Sandstone block (w: 0.70 x h: 0.42) in the City Wall, in a group comprising T.212, T.213, T.215, T.214.
Text: Incised along the lower part of the face; the surface above is very worn.
Letters: 0.05.

Date: 48/49 CE

Findspot: Taucheira: East Wall: in situ, between the fifth group and the south east corner tower.
Original location: Findspot
Last recorded location: Findspot; not found in 1969.


(ἔτους) θο´ Βαρκα[ῖος]




1: (Ἔτους) (ο)θʹ. Βαρκαῖο[ς] Oliverio, DAI, 1933-1936

Italian translation

Translation source: Oliverio, DAI, 1933-1936

Anno 79. Barceo.

English translation

Translation by: Editors

Year 79, Barkaios


No comment (2020).

Bibliography: Oliverio, DAI, 1933-1936, 242 (VII,118), pl. LXVII, fig.17, whence SEG 9.502, PHI 324349.
Text constituted from: Transcription (Reynolds).


   Fig. 1. T.212 (upper left), T.213 (upper right) and T.214, below (Department of Antiquities, F. 1069)

   Fig. 2. Close-up (Department of Antiquities, F. 1069)

   Fig. 3. T.212, upper left, T.213, upper right, T.215, lower left, and T.214 lower right (Reynolds NS.I.7)