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T.352. Funerary inscription

Description: Rock-cut tomb, inscribed on the façade with T.349, T.350, T.351 T.352, T.353 and T.354.
Text: Inscribed within a rectangular panel (w: 0.34 x h: 0.23) whose surface has deteriorated since 1936; Oliverio's photograph is, however, excellent. Below T.351.
Letters: 0.04.

Date: First century CE

Findspot: Taucheira: Quarry East VIII, South wall. First recorded in 1936.
Original location: Findspot.
Last recorded location: Findspot.


(ἔτους) ε´ Παῦνι πε-
[Σ]π̣εύσα̣ν̣[δρος Σπευσάν-]
δ̣ρου ( vac. 3)
5ἐτῶν μ´




1: πε(ν) Oliverio, DAI, 1933-1936
2: ν omitted by Oliverio.
3: Τελ[έσαν Oliverio, DAI, 1933-1936
4: dρος Ὑ[ράτθιος (?) Oliverio, DAI, 1933-1936

Italian translation

Translation source: Oliverio, DAI, 1933-1936

Anno 5, Payni nel quindecisimo (giorno). Telesandro di Iratthis, di anni 40.

English translation

Translation by: Editors

Year 5, Payni 15, Speusandros (scil. son) of Speusandros, aged 40.


No comment (2020).

Bibliography: Oliverio, DAI, 1933-1936, 329 (203, La. VIII.5.4), whence SEG 9.595
Text constituted from: Transcription (Reynolds).


   Fig. 1. From the top, T.353, T.350, T.351 and T.352, with T.349 to the right(Joyce Reynolds, Tocra III.3.26, NS.IV.26)

   Fig. 2. Face (Joyce Reynolds, Tocra III.3.26, detail)