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T.377. Funerary inscription

Description: Rock-cut tomb inscribed on the façade with T.376, T.377, T.378, T.379, T.380, T.381, T.382, T.383, T.384, T.385, T.386, T.387, T.388.
Text: Inscribed within a rectangular panel (w: 0.26 x h: 0.30) above the door, on the right side; the impression is that it was inserted between T.376, below, and T.378 above, and is later than either.
Letters: 0.045; L for ἔτους, ἐτῶν.

Date: 16 September, 80 CE

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


(ἔτους) ρια´ Θώθυ̣
ιθ´ Βιλλι-
ήνα Ἱπ-
5(ἐτῶν) μ´


5 L Μ


1: LΙΙΑΘΝΟΙ Pacho, 1827; L ιʹ Ἀθ[υρ] ιʹ CIG, Vol.III; L ηλʹ Θῶθυ Oliverio, DAI, 1933-1936
2: ιθʹ : θʹ Oliverio, DAI, 1933-1936 Franz does not edit this line; λλ : Μ Pacho, 1827
3: ΗΝΔΙΠ Pacho, 1827; . . . Ἱπ CIG, Vol.III

Italian translation

Translation source: Oliverio, DAI, 1933-1936

Anno 38, Thothy 9. Billiena di Ipponice, di anni 40.

English translation

Translation source: Reynolds, 1983

Year 111, Thothy 19, Billiena Hipponica, aged 40.

English translation

Translation by: Charlotte Roueché

Year 111, Thoth 19, Billiena Hipponika, aged 40.


No comment (2020).

Bibliography: Pacho, 1827, LXXXII, whence CIG, Vol.III, 5303, lines 1-5; Oliverio, DAI, 1933-1936, 346 (220, La.XI.2,2), whence SEG 9.612; Reynolds, 1983, 12.b, whence SEG 33.1389 (PHI 324572)
Text constituted from: Transcription (Reynolds).


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

   Fig. 2. From top: T.378, T.377, T.376 (Reynolds, Tocra IX.6.7a, NS.X.7)