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T.505. Funerary inscription

Description: Rock-cut tomb inscribed on the façade, with T.495, T.496, T.497, T.498, T.499, T.500, T.501, T.502, T.503, T.504, T.505, T.506, T.507, T.508, T.509, T.510, T.511, T.512, T.513, T.514, T.515; there are also a number of illegible panels.
Text: Triangular-headed panel still partly buried (w: 0.22 x h: 0.15) outlined in relief, below T.504.

Date: First century CE

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


(ἔτους) ιβ´ Φαμε-
νὼ θ´ Ἁγε-




English translation

Translation source: Reynolds, 1983

Year 12, Phamenoth 9 (?), Hagemona [daughter of . . .

English translation

Translation by: Charlotte Roueché

Year 12, Phamenoth 9 (?), Hagemona [(scil. daughter) of . . .


Line 2: Either the figure has been omitted or the last letter of the month's name was repeated, the figure being θ = 9.

Bibliography: Reynolds, 1983, 19.k, whence SEG 33.1428, PHI 324607
Text constituted from: Transcription (Reynolds).


   Fig. 1. View of the façade. From left: First group: T.489, T.490, T.491, T.492, ?T.493, ? T.494; Second group: T.499 above T.498 above T.495 and T.496, T.500 above T.497, T.501 above T.502, T.503, T.504, T.505, T.506, T.507, T.509 above T.510 above T.511, T.515 aboveT.514 above T.513 above T.512. (Reynolds XII.9)

   Fig. 2. T.496 (part), T.497, T.502, T.503, T.504, T.505, T.506, T.507, T.510, T.511, T.512, T.513 (Reynolds NS.X.34)