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T.482. Funerary inscription

Description: Rock-cut tomb inscribed on the façade with T.480, T.481 and T.482.
Text: Inscribed within a rectangular panel (w: 0.27 x h: 0.23) to the right of T.480.
Letters: 0.03; L 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) δ´ Μεχὶρ
ς̣κ´ Ἀριστοκ-
ράτης Ἀρισ-
5 ( vac. 3) (ἐτῶν) κϛ´


5       L ΚϚ


1: Δ ΕΧΙΡ Pacho, 1827
2: LΚ ΙΞΤΟΙ Pacho, 1827; κ΄[Ἀρ]ιστο[κ] CIG, Vol.III; ε̣κ΄ Ἀριστοκ Oliverio, DAI, 1933-1936
3: ΙΑΤΗΞΑΡΙΞ Pacho, 1827
5: Omitted by Pacho and CIG L κε΄ Oliverio, DAI, 1933-1936

Italian translation

Translation source: Oliverio, DAI, 1933-1936

Anno 4, Mecheir 25. Aristocrate di Aristocrate, di anni 25.

English translation

Translation by: Editors

Year 4, Mecheir 26, Aristokrates (scil. son) of Aristokrates, aged 26.


No comment (2020).

Bibliography: Pacho, 1827 pl.LXXXII, whence CIG, Vol.III, 5263; Oliverio, DAI, 1933-1936, 402 (275, La.XV.8), whence SEG 9.665
Text constituted from: Transcription (Reynolds).


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

   Fig. 2. T.482, with the edge of T.480 to the left (Joyce Reynolds, IV.1.34, NS.V.35)

   Fig. 3. T.480 above, T.481 below; corner of T.482 upper right (Joyce Reynolds, IV.1.34, NS.V.34)