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T.412. Funerary inscription

Description: Rock-cut tomb, inscribed on the façade with T.410, T.411, T.412, T.413, T.414, T.415, T.416, T.417, T.418.
Text: Inscribed within a sunk gabled panel (w: 0.24 x h: 0.40), above T.411; the face overgrown by moss.
Letters: 0.04; L for ἔτους, and probably ἐτῶν.

Date: First century CE

Findspot: Taucheira: Quarry East XII, South wall.
Original location: Findspot.
Last recorded location: Findspot.


(ἔτους) δ̣´ Παῦνι̣ α´



English translation

Translation source: Reynolds, 1983

Year 4, Payni 1, [ . . .

English translation

Translation by: Charlotte Roueché

Year 4, Payni 1, [ . . .


The letters read in lines 2 and 3 are very uncertain; it is just possible that the patronymic was Ἰώσηπος

Bibliography: Reynolds, 1983, 25.c, whence SEG 33.1459 (PHI 324633)
Text constituted from: Transcription (Reynolds).


   Fig. 1. T.410 centre, T.411 above, T.412 further above, T.413 below right (Reynolds, NS.X.14)