V 191. Theodoro. Epitaph of an unknown, X-XVth century C.E.
Circular panel with inset circular field surrounded by relief border. An inset cross inscribed into the inset circle at a greater depth. Broken at the top and bottom, chipped on the surface.
Place of Origin
1938, excavations of M.A. Tikhanova.
Institution and inventory
Bakhchisaray State Historical and Cultural Preserve, 6246/12996.
On the border.
Lapidary. Y-shaped upsilon.
X-XVth century C.E.
<div type="edition" xml:lang="grc"> <ab> <lb n="1"/><supplied reason="lost">Ἐ</supplied><unclear>κυμύ</unclear>θυ τὸ <unclear>π</unclear><supplied reason="lost" cert="low">αιδίον</supplied> <supplied reason="lost">ὁ δεῖνα</supplied> <date><supplied reason="lost">μ</supplied>ινὴ <rs type="month" ref="iun">Ἰ<unclear>ουν</unclear>ήου</rs> <num value="9">θ</num></date>. </ab> </div>
Fell asleep: a ch[ild...], 9th of June.
A drawing of the inscription is preserved among the papers of M. Ya. Choref in Bakhchisaray Historical and Cultural Preserve: he might have been preparing it for publication. On the formula, see IV.3.F.e. The stone was probably intended for insertion into a wall.