Epitaph for Chresto set up by his wife Corinthias from Bostra (BOS0115)

Dublin Core

Title

Epitaph for Chresto set up by his wife Corinthias from Bostra (BOS0115)

Description

Latin funerary inscription dedicated to Chresto by his wife Corinthias from Bostra, 3rd c. CE

Source

Publisher

IGLS 13, 1, 9177 via Heidelberger Akademie der Wissenschaften (HAdW) resp. Epigraphische Datenbank Heidelberg (EDH) [http://edh-www.adw.uni-heidelberg.de/edh/inschrift/HD000765 (last update: 27 December 2013)]

Date

Format

Basalt

Language

Identifier

BOS0115

Funerary inscription Item Type Metadata

Dimensions

78cm(height) x 35.5cm (width) x 17cm (depth)

Diplomatic

DMS
CHRESTO
SANCTISSIMO
MARITO CORIN
THIAS DVLCIS
SIMA VXOR BE
NE MERENTI
FECIT

Edition

D(is) M(anibus) s(acrum) / Chresto / sanctissimo / marito Corin/thias dulcis/sima uxor be/ne merenti / fecit

Translation

Dis Manibus Sacrum.
Corinthias, most dear wife, made (this) for (her) most pius well-deserving husband, Chresto.

Diplomatic Constituted From

IGLS 13, 1, 9177 via Heidelberger Akademie der Wissenschaften (HAdW) resp. Epigraphische Datenbank Heidelberg (EDH) [http://edh-www.adw.uni-heidelberg.de/edh/inschrift/HD000765 (last update: 27 December 2013)]

Translation Constituted From

WIRE project

Letters

3.5-5.5cm

Name 1

Role 1

Name 2

Role 2

Selected Bibliography

Inscriptions grecques et latines de la Syrie 13, 1, 9177

Heidelberger Akademie der Wissenschaften (HAdW) resp. Epigraphische Datenbank Heidelberg (EDH) [http://edh-www.adw.uni-heidelberg.de/edh/inschrift/HD000765 (last update: 27 December 2013)]

Citation

“Epitaph for Chresto set up by his wife Corinthias from Bostra (BOS0115),” WIRE: Women in the Roman East Project, accessed November 14, 2019, http://wireproject.org/items/show/69.

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