Recognition of Milesian Didymeia
Syll3 590


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Catalogue Record

Category: Decree
Subject: Milesian decree appointing theoroi to travel to Kos to request the recognition of the Panhellenic, crowned status of the Didymeia games; a Koan decree on the reverse of the stele responds positively to the request. The Milesian decree is dated to the eponymous monarchia of Hippokrates, the Koan response to the succeeding monarchia of Philinos.
Date: ca. 218-208 BC.
Location: Istanbul Museum

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