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T.359. Funerary inscription

Description: Rock-cut tomb, inscribed on the façade with T.355, T.356, T.357, T.358, T.359. The surface is badly worn.
Text: Inscribed below T.358. Rectangular panel (w: 0.33 x h: 0.35), the surface almost entirely lost.
Letters: 0.04; L for ἔτους, ἐτῶν.

Date: First century A. D.

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


(ἔτους) ι´ Φαῶφ ε̣´
Πρ[ί]σ ( vac. 1) κ̣ος
(ἐτῶν) [---]


ΠΡ[.]Σ  .ΟΣ
L [---]


1: Oliverio, DAI, 1933-1936 ε omitted by Oliverio, so SEG.
2-4: Omitted by Oliverio, so SEG.

Italian translation

Translation source: Oliverio, DAI, 1933-1936

Anno 10, Phaophi -

German translation

Translation source: Lüderitz-Reynolds, 1983

(Jahr) 8, 10, 5.Phaoph, Priscus

English translation

Translation by: Editors

Year 10, Phaophi 5, Priskos (i.e. Priscus) [ . . . ] aged [ . . .


No comment (2020).

Bibliography: Oliverio, DAI, 1933-1936, 335 (209, La.VIII, 6,2), p. 208, whence SEG 9.601; with readings from J.M. Reynolds, Lüderitz-Reynolds, 1983 43.e, whence SEG 33.1478, from which PHI 324652
Text constituted from: Transcription (Reynolds).


   Fig. 1. T.357 above, T.358 below, T.359 below that (Joyce Reynolds, Tocra VII.6.19A, NS.4.23)