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T.477. Funerary inscription

Description: Rock-cut tomb inscribed on the façade, which is much damaged, with T.475, T.476 and T.477.
Text: Inscribed within a rectangular panel (w: 0.33 x h: 0.18) to the left of T.476, to the right of T.474.
Letters: 0.035.

Date: Probably first century CE

Findspot: Taucheira: Quarry East XV, south side; first recorded in 1825.
Original location: Findspot.
Last recorded location: Findspot.


(ἔτους) ι´ Τυβὶ α̣´
Μ(ᾶρκος) Ῥέμμι-
ος Φιλωνᾶς
(ἐτῶν) κη´




1: LΙΓ ΤΥΕΙΑ Pacho, 1827; L ιγ΄ Τυ[β]ὶ α΄ CIG, Vol.III; L ιγ΄ Τυβὶ α΄ Oliverio, DAI, 1933-1936
2: ΜΦΕΜΜΙ Pacho, 1827; Μέμμι CIG, Vol.III; Μ[[ρ]]έμμι Oliverio, DAI, 1933-1936
3: ΦΙΛΤΙΝΑΣ Pacho, 1827; Φιλτίνας CIG, Vol.III; Φίλων⟨(ο)ς Oliverio, DAI, 1933-1936

Italian translation

Translation source: Oliverio, DAI, 1933-1936

Anno 13, Tybi 1. Memmio di Filone, di anni 28.

English translation

Translation by: Editors

Year 13, Tybi 1, M(arkos) Remmios (i.e. M(arcus) Remmius) Philonas, aged 28.


No comment (2020).

Bibliography: Pacho, 1827 pl.LXXXII, whence CIG, Vol.III, 5265; Oliverio, DAI, 1933-1936, 400 (273, La.XV.7,2), not citing Pacho/CIG, whence SEG 9.663
Text constituted from: Transcription (Reynolds).


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

   Fig. 2. Left-hand tomb: T.472 over the door, T.473 above left, ? T.474 above, right. Right-hand tomb: T.475 over the door, T.477 above, left, T.476 above, right (Joyce Reynolds, Tocra VI.1.18A, NS.VII.18)

   Fig. 3. Detail (Joyce Reynolds, Tocra VI.1.18A, NS.VII.18)