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T.374. Funerary inscription

Description: Rock-cut tomb, inscribed on the façade with T.371, T.372, T.373, T.374, T.375.
Text: Inscribed within a rectangular panel (w: 0.41 x h: 0.23), the surface badly worn, to the right of the door, to the left of T.375.
Letters: Standard forms; 0.035; L for ἔτους.

Date: First-second centuries CE

Findspot: Taucheira: Quarry East XI, East wall; first recorded in 1825.
Original location: Findspot.
Last recorded location: Findspot.


(ἔτους) δ̣´ [Ἐ]π[α]γομέ-
νων β´ Ἱππο-
ν̣ί̣κ̣α̣ Θεοδ[ό-]
τ̣ου [(ἐτῶν)] κ̣α̣´


L .[.]Π[.]ΓΟΜΕ


1: HONE Pacho, 1827; -Ἐπα]γομέ Oliverio, DAI, 1933-1936
2: N ΝΒΙΠΙΙΟ Pacho, 1827; νων [- Eὐ]βιοτ̣ος Oliverio, DAI, 1933-1936
3: ΝLΛΘΕΩΟ Pacho, 1827; Καλλισ?]θέ(ν)ο[υς Oliverio, DAI, 1933-1936
4: Omitted by Pacho and Oliverio.

Italian translation

Translation source: Oliverio, DAI, 1933-1936

- dei giorni intercalari - . Eubioto di Callistene -

English translation

Translation source: Reynolds, 1983

Year 4, intercalary day 2, Hipponika daughter of Theodotos, aged 21.

English translation

Translation by: Charlotte Roueché

Year 4, intercalary day 2, Hipponika (scil. daughter) of Theodotos, aged 21.


No comment (2020).

Bibliography: Pacho, 1827, LXXXIII, whence CIG, Vol.III, 5358b; Oliverio, DAI, 1933-1936, 343 (217, La.XI.1,2), whence SEG 9.609, cited Applebaum, 1961, 51, on which Lüderitz-Reynolds, 1983 69; revised Reynolds, 1983, 11.d whence SEG 33.1386, PHI 324569
Text constituted from: Transcription (Reynolds).


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

   Fig. 2. From left: T.374, T.375 (Reynolds, Tocra IX.6.4a, NS.X.4)