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Dedica votiva in ricordo di una battuta di pesca   

Annabella Oranges
Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Milano, Italia


Dating back to the beginning of the fifth century, this epigraph provides an example of a private votive dedication at the hands of Autandros and Mys, two fishers working in the bay of Eleusis. They managed to catch a swordfish and dedicated an altar to the god of the sea, Poseidon, to thank him.


Dedica votiva. Autandros. Mys. Eleusi. Thranis. Poseidone. Altare. Pesca.

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