V 300. Pantikapaion. Epitaph of Tiginagas, IV-Vth centuries C.E.
H. 80.0, W. 46.0, Th. 15.0.
On the front - Latin cross, probably with suspended alpha and omega, painted over with red paint. The cross is cut away.
Place of Origin
Glinishche, near the Aleksandrovskaya School (area of modern Petr Korolyov Street).
February 1900, chance find.
Institution and inventory
In upper corners between the arms of the cross.
Lapidary, deeply incised letters. Rectangular sigma.
IV-Vth centuries C.E.
Type of gravestone.
L1. Shkorpil 1901, 70, № 10; 1.1. Diatroptov, Yemets 1995, № 31.
On alpha and omega suspended from a cross, see commentary to V 296. The deceased bears a non-Greek name.