Territorial Arbitration between Priene and Samos
I.Priene 42


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72 dpi image of I.Priene 42 VIII fr.c.

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Catalogue Record

Category: International Arbitration
Subject: Two fragments from the anta wall of the temple of Athena at Priene belonging to a renewed late second-century BC demarcation of the territorial dispute between Priene and Samos over control of the coastal plain north of Mt. Mykale.
The inscription offers a good example of later second-century BC formal lettering.
Date: after 135 BC.
Bibliography: S.L. Ager, Interstate Arbitrations in the Greek World, 337-90 BC (Berkeley, 1996), 450-457, no. 160 III 71-74, 80-84.
Location: London, British Museum (GIBM 408 frs. c, d)

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