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T.514. 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 sunk rectangular panel, too high to measure, above T.513 and to the right of T.501.
Letters: Not measurable; lunate sigma.

Date: First century CE

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


(ἔτους) ια´ Θ[ώ]θ[υ .]
Ἀντ̣[c. 5]-
5(ἐτῶν) [.]


L ΙΑΘ[.]Θ[.·]
5 L [·]

English translation

Translation by: Editors

Year 11, Thoth ?, Ant[ . . . ]os [ . . . ] aged ?.


No comment (2020).

Bibliography: Mentioned, Reynolds, 1983, 19.t, whence SEG 33.1435.
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. Façade: At left T.501 above T.502 ; to the right T.515 above T.514 (E. Alföldi-Rosenbaum, Tocra IX.1.35)