Limestone inscribed block

Culture:
Cypriot
Medium:
Limestone
Dimensions:
H.: 1 3/4 x 9 1/4 x 3 in. (4.4 x 23.5 x 7.6 cm)
Classification:
Cesnola Inscriptions
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
74.51.2433
Not on view
The block is inscribed in Greek with the names Drimokia and Timodoros. The same names appear on another block (74.51.2397).
Said to be from Golgoi, Cyprus

Cesnola, Luigi Palma di. 1903. A Descriptive Atlas of the Cesnola Collection of Cypriote Antiquities in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Vol. 3. pl. CXLII, 1, Boston: James R. Osgood and Company.

Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 1919, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Masson, Olivier. 1971. "Kypriaka IX: Recherches sur les antiquités de Golgoi." Bulletin de Correspondance Hellénique, 95(1): no. 6, pp. 327, fig. 15.

Yon, Marguerite. 2004. Kition-Bamboula V. Kition Dans Les Textes: Testimonia litteraires et epigraphiques et corpus des inscriptions., V. no. 2228, p. 313, Paris: Éditions Recherché sur les Civilisations.