back

Sylloge Inscriptionum Graecarum: 686


ELIS HONOURS THE HISTORIAN POLYBIOS

Greek text:   IvO_302
Date:   soon after 146 B.C.
Format:   see key to translations

This inscription was found on a statue base at Olympia; Polybios was probably honoured for his role in the settlement of the Peloponnese after the Roman conquest.



The city of Elis honours Polybios of Megalopolis, the son of Lykortas.

inscription 687


Attalus' home page   |   20.12.16   |   Any comments?