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T.467. Funerary inscription

Description: Rock-cut tomb inscribed on the façade, which is damaged, with T.466, T.467, T.468.
Text: Inscribed in the panel of a sunk gabled panel (w: 0.29 x h: 0.26) above the door to the left.
Letters: 0.03 - 0.04; lunate epsilon, omega; L with a dot for ἔτους, ἐτῶν.

Date: First century CE

Findspot: Taucheira: Quarry East XV, South wall. First recorded in 1825.
Original location: Findspot.
Last recorded location: Findspot.


(ἔτουϲ) [.] Τ̣υ̣βὶ βι´
( vac. 1 line)
οϲ Ξ̣είνω
(ἐτῶν) μ´


L [·]..ΒΙΒΙ


1: LΤΟ_ΙΒΙ Pacho, 1827; L [ιθʹ Τῦ]βι CIG, Vol.III corrected by Dobias-Lalou
2: εωιοΔωι Pacho, 1827; εʹ [Δ]ιόδω[ρ] CIG, Vol.III corrected by Dobias-Lalou
3: Ξ : Δ Pacho, 1827 so CIG
4: Omitted by Pacho and CIG.

English translation

Translation by: Charlotte Roueché

Year ?, Tybi 12, Diodoros (scil. son) of Xeinos, aged 40.


No comment (2020).

Bibliography: Pacho, 1827 pl. LXXXV, whence CIG, Vol.III, 5324.
Text constituted from: Transcription (Reynolds).


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

   Fig. 2. T.467 to the left, T.468 to the right, T.466 below (Joyce Reynolds, Tocra, V.I.5, NS.VI.5)

   Fig. 3. Detail (Joyce Reynolds, Tocra, V.I.5, NS.VI.5)

   Fig. 4. Face (Joyce Reynolds, NS.VII.21)