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T.320. Funerary inscription

Description: Rock-cut tomb inscribed on the façade, with inscriptions T.319, T.320, T.321; connected, as the names of the owners show, with the tomb of T.315, T.316, T.317, T.318.
Text: Inscribed within a gabled panel (w: 0.34 x h: 0.45) below T.319.
Letters: 0.035; L for ἔτους, ἐτῶν.

Date: Perhaps first century A.D

Findspot: Taucheira: Quarry East V, on a west facing projection from the south wall; first recorded in 1936.
Original location: Findspot.
Last recorded location: Findspot.


(ἔτους) α´ Χοιάχι
δκ´ Καλ-
λοῦς Εὐ-
5(ἐτῶν) α´ [κ]αὶ μ̣η-
νῶν ε´


5 L Α[.]ΑΙ.Η


1: Χοιὰ[κ] ι CIG, Vol.III; Χοιὰχ ι Oliverio, DAI, 1933-1936
2: ΔΑΚΕΑΛ Pacho, 1827; δ΄ Ἀκέα[ . . . CIG, Vol.III; α΄ [Εὐ]κάλ Oliverio, DAI, 1933-1936
3: ΑΟΥΣΕΥ Pacho, 1827; [αμ]ος Εὐ Oliverio, DAI, 1933-1936 Nothing in CIG.
4: ΤΟΑΝΔΡΟΣ Pacho, 1827; [Ζώ]ανδρος CIG, Vol.III; [φρ]ανορος Oliverio, DAI, 1933-1936
5: ΖΑΥΑΙΜΗ Pacho, 1827; Ζαύα ι΄, μη CIG, Vol.III; L α' [Φ]αρμ[οῦθι] Oliverio, DAI, 1933-1936
6: ΝΩΝΕ Pacho, 1827; νῶν ε΄ CIG, Vol.III; . . ]νθ[ . . . Oliverio, DAI, 1933-1936

Italian translation

Translation source: Oliverio, DAI, 1933-1936

Anno 1, Choiach 11. Eucalamo di Eufranore. Anno 1, Pharmuthi -

English translation

Translation by: Editors

Year 1, Choiak 24, Kallous (scil. daughter) of Euphranor, aged 1 year, 5 months.


No comment (2020).

Bibliography: Pacho, 1827 pl. LXXXVI, whence CIG, Vol.III, 5247; Oliverio, DAI, 1933-1936, 309 (184, La. V.2,6), whence SEG 9.576
Text constituted from: Transcription (Reynolds).


   Fig. 1. Transcription (1827, Pacho, plate LXXXVI)

   Fig. 2. View (Joyce Reynolds, Tocra VII.4.17A, NS.VIII.17)