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T.506. 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: Inscribed within a rectangular panel (w: 0.31 x h: 0.26) above T.505 and to the right of T.504.
Letters: 0.04; L for ἔτους, ἐτῶν.

Date: First century CE

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


(ἔτους) ιε´ Παχὼν
ιγ´ Εὐβ̣[---]
Κ̣[.. ? ..]Α̣[.. ? ..]
(ἐτῶν) ιθ´


.[.. ? ..].[.. ? ..]


English translation

Translation source: Reynolds, 1983

Year 15, Pachon 13, Eu[ . . . ], aged 19.

English translation

Translation by: Charlotte Roueché

Year 15, Pachon 13, Eu[ . . . ], aged 19.


No comment (2020).

Bibliography: Reynolds, 1983, 19.l, whence SEG 33.1429, PHI 324608
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.509, T.510, T.511, T.512, T.513 (Reynolds NS.X.34)