III 311. Chersonesos. Epitaph of Soteria, late III - 1st half of II century B.C.Е.
H. 27.0, W. 41.5, Th. 16.8.
Stele is broken off on the top and bottom. Four-line inscription cut following ruled lines.
Place of Origin
Southeast sector of Chersonesos, archaeological investigation of Curtain wall 19, rubble infill, level of the 3rd construction period.
Found in 2008, excavations of V.G. Samoylenko.
Institution and inventory
National Preserve of Tauric Chersonesos, 106/37545.
On the front.
Verticals of nu in line are of even height, in line 4, the right vertical is slighly shortened; omicron and omega smaller than the rest of the letters, four-bar sigma with splayed bars, slight flaring of the ends of letterstrokes.
Late III - 1st half of II century B.C.Е.
Makarov, Samoylenko 2013b 67, № 3.
Soteria, wife of Phormion, greeting.