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T.661. Funerary inscription

Description: Rock-cut tomb still partly buried, inscribed on the façade with T.655, T.656, T.657, T.658, T.659, T.660, T.661.
Text: Inscribed within a gabled panel (w: 0.45 x h: 0.53). The panel does not appear on the photograph and Oliverio does not explain its relation to the other texts.
Letters: 0.035; L for ἔτους, ἐτῶν.

Date: First century CE

Findspot: Taucheira: Quarry East XVII, East wall. First recorded in 1936.
Original location: Findspot.
Last recorded location: Findspot.


(ἔτους) β´ Φαωφὶ ε̣κ´
Σεκόνδα Φ̣-
αβίου τοῦ
( vac. 1) Ἀρίστου
5(ἐτῶν) ιβ´


5 L ΙΒ


1: ε[κ΄ Oliverio, DAI, 1933-1936 , probably a misprint.

Italian translation

Translation source: Oliverio, DAI, 1933-1936

Anno 2, Phaophi 25. Seconda di Fabio l'ottimo, di anni 12.

English translation

Translation by: Editors

Year 2, Phaophi 25, Sekonda (i.e. Seconda) (scil. daughter) of Phabios (i.e. Fabius) (scil. son) of Aristos, aged 12.


Line 1: The square bracket printed by Oliverio between ε and κ is presumably a printing error.

Bibliography: Oliverio, DAI, 1933-1936, 450 (324, La.XVII.3,2), whence SEG 9.713.
Text constituted from: Transcription from photograph (Reynolds).


None available (2020).