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T.99. Ephebic name

Description: Sandstone block (w: 0.60 x h: 0.50).
Text: Incised on the face.
Letters: 0.05, lunate epsilon and sigma

Date: Late first century BCE - early second century CE

Findspot: Taucheira: Gymnasium (later Byzantine Baths), loose in front of the stretch of the east wall which seems to have formed a boundary to the Gymnasium court and presumably fallen from it; first recorded in 1936
Original location: Presumably the east wall of the Gymnasium Court.
Last recorded location: Findspot.


(ἔτους) κ´
Λ̣(ούκιοϲ) Ϲ̣ατ̣ρι̣-
ο̣ϲ Νίγ-
( vac. 1)ερ ( vac. 1)




2: [Μᾶρκο]ς Αὐρ Oliverio, DAI, 1933-1936 It is possible to read π instead of τ.
3: [ήλι]ος Νιγ Oliverio, DAI, 1933-1936
4: [ρῖνο?]ς Oliverio, DAI, 1933-1936

Italian translation

Translation source: Oliverio, DAI, 1933-1936

Anno 20. Marco Aurelio Nigrino

English translation

Translation by: Editors

Year 20. L(oukios) Satrios Niger (i.e. L(ucius) Satrius Niger).


No comment (2020).

Bibliography: Oliverio, DAI, 1933-1936, 262 (VII,136), whence SEG 9.522
Text constituted from: Transcription (Reynolds).


None available (2020).