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T.626. Funerary inscription

Description: Rock-cut tomb inscribed on the façade, which is still partly buried, with texts T.626, T.627, T.628.
Text: Inscribed within a gabled panel (w: 0.35 x h: 0.60) outlined in relief, the surface much worn.
Letters: 0.035.

Date: Probably first century CE

Findspot: Taucheira: Quarry East XV, East wall, on a northward-facing spur. First recorded in 1825.
Original location: Findspot.
Last recorded location: Findspot.


(ἔτους) ια´ Φ̣α̣ρ̣μ̣ο̣υ̣-
θὶ ακ̣´ Ἰ̣σ̣ι̣δ̣ί̣-
κ̣α Ἰούδα (ἐτῶν) θ´


L ΙΑ......


1: ΝΑΦΑΩΦΙ Pacho, 1827; [L ι]α΄ Φαωφὶ CIG, Vol.III; L ια᾽ Φαωφὶ Oliverio, DAI, 1933-1936
2: ΘΙΑΓΙΣΙΔ Pacho, 1827; θ΄ Ἀγ[η]σί CIG, Vol.III; θι΄ Λυσιδί Oliverio, DAI, 1933-1936
3: ΑΙΘΥΔΑΙΙΗ Pacho, 1827; [ας . . . CIG, Vol.III; κα Ἰούδα, L ιη΄ Oliverio, DAI, 1933-1936

Italian translation

Translation source: Oliverio, DAI, 1933-1936

Anno 11, Phaophi 19. Lisidica di Giuda, di anni 18.

German translation

Translation source: Lüderitz-Reynolds, 1983

(Jahr) 11, 21 Pharmuthi, Isidika (?), des Judas, 9 (Jahre)

English translation

Translation by: Editors

Year 11, Pharmouthi 21, Isidika (scil. daughter) of Judas, aged 9.


No comment (2020).

Bibliography: Pacho, 1827, LXΧΧVΙ, whence CIG, Vol.III, 5245; Oliverio, DAI, 1933-1936, 436 (310, La.XV.16,1), p. 230 whence SEG 9.699; Lüderitz-Reynolds, 1983 62.a, whence SEG 33.1522, PHI 324697.
Text constituted from: Transcription (Reynolds).


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

   Fig. 2. From left: T.626, part of T.627 (Reynolds, NS.VI.30)