Record 0027

EditionAnnuaire de la Société française de numismatique et d'archéologie 3 (1868), p. LXXVI-LXXVII (W. Froehner)
InventoryMarseille, Musée archéologique de la Vieille Charité, T.Borély 1568
LDAB5687
Trismegistos64463
Pack2731
Van Haelst
Cribiore146
VRS
ASW
Gigante
CPP0027
ProvenanceEgypt, unknown
DateAD 4 (327)
BibliographyW. Froehner, Philologus Suppl. 5 (1889), p. 48-49; idem, Musée de Marseille, Catalogue des antiquités grecques et romaines, Paris, 1897, p. 16-17; E. Ziebarth, Aus der antiken Schule, Bonn, 1913, p. 8 (no. 17b); R.S. Bagnall - K.A. Worp, BASP 17 (1980), p. 17; TrGF II F 734e; P. Cauderlier, in: Les tablettes à écrire, 1992, p. 90; idem, in: Jeunesse et années de formation, 1994, p. 130-133. New edition announced by Cauderlier.
PlatesCribiore pl. XVII; Cauderlier, 1994, pl. III.
URL
Greek text

base edition: Aus der antiken Schule, Bonn, 1913, p. 8, no. 17b (E. Ziebarth)
other edition: BASP 17 (1980), p. 17 (R.S. Bagnall - K.A. Worp)

Greek text in Unicode

Aurhlios Qeodwros Anoubiwnos egraya thi kq hmerai hliou
upateias Flaoueiou Kwnstantiou kai Oualeriou Macimou twn lamprotatwn eparxwn
Xalkas o mantis maqwn allwn emanteuse tois Ellhsin kai touto autois pareqeto ei mh Aga
memnwn thn eautou qugateran Ifigeneian qushi, ton dekaton eniauton perigenesqai ton pole
mon ton twn barbarwn Tou de Agamemnwnos akousantos kai paraskeuasantos autou thn
qugateran pros qusian thi qewi h men qeos anti auths paresthsen
Mhnos Farmouqi hmerai hliou


Col.1
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01     Ἀυρήλιος Θεόδωρος Ἀνουβίωνος ἔγραψα τῆι1 29 ἡμέραι2 ἡλίου
02     ὑπατείας3 Φλαυείου Κωνσταντίου καὶ Οὐαλ[ερίου Μαξίμου τῶν λαμπρο]τ̣άτων4 ἐπάρχων
03     Χάλκας ὁ μάντις μαθὼν ἄλλων ἐμάντευσε τοῖς Ἕλλησιν καὶ τοῦτο αὐτοῖς παρέθετο, εἰ μὴ Ἀγα‐
04     μέμνων τὴν ἑαυτοῦ θυγατέραν ᾿Ιφιγένειαν5 θύσηι6, τὸν δέκατον ἐνιαυτὸν περιγενέσθαι7 τὸν πόλε‐
05     μον τὸν τῶν βαρβάρων. Τοῦ δὲ Ἀγαμέμνωνος ἀκούσαντος καὶ παρασκευάσαντος αὐτοῦ τὴν
06     θυγατέραν πρὸς θυσίαν τῆι θεῶι, ἡ μὲν θεὸς   ̣  ̣  ̣  ̣  ̣  ̣  ̣  ̣  ̣  ̣  ̣  ̣  ̣  ̣  ̣ ἀντὶ αὐτῆς παρέστησεν
07     μηνὸς Φαρμουθὶ, ἡμέραι ἡλίου.


01 n. 01   τῆι add am : τη P
01 n. 02   ἡμέραι add ed. : ημερα P
02 n. 03   ὑπατείας corr am : υπατιας P
02 n. 04   Οὐαλ[ερίου Μαξίμου τῶν λαμπρο]τ̣άτων bagnall-worp : Οὐαλ[ερίου Μαξιμιανοῦ Καισάρω]ν τῶν ziebarth
04 n. 05   ᾿Ιφιγένειαν corr am : ειφειγενειαν P
04 n. 06   θύσηι add ed. : θυση P
04 n. 07   περιγενέσθαι am : περιγενεσθε P

AuthorAurelius Theodoros (student)
Quoted Author
Genreuncertain (paraphrase ? narrative ?)
TypeHomerica, school text, mythology
Contentsstory of Agamemnon and Iphigenia in four lines repeated three times.
Proper namesAurêlios Theodôros; Anoubiôn; Phlauios Kônstantios [Flavius Constantius]; Oualerios Maximianos [Valerius Maximianus] (R); Kalchas; Hellênes [Greeks]; Agamemnôn (2); Iphigeneia.
MythologicalKalchas; Hellênes [Greeks]; Agamemnôn (2); Iphigeneia.
Materialwooden tablet
Bookformsheet
Size30.5 x 17.5
Script
Front / Back
State Preservationmuch damaged tablet with a much faded text written in black ink, containing 15 lines.
Number of columns
Column width
Letters per line
Lectional signsmany misspellings and grammatical errors; itacism.
Handsmall to medium-sized, informal, round, leaning forward, not aiming at bilinearity, but regular, written by a capable school-hand of the "rapid" type, mostly linking the letters and occasionally using cursive forms, keeping the lines straight.
Last update2003/11/04 Marc Huys, Valerie Van Elst
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