Theoroi and Initiates in Samothrace


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Author  Nora M. Dimitrova
Publisher  American School of Classical Studies at Athens
Publication Date   November 10, 2008
ISBN  087661537X
Pages  296

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As one of the most famous religious centers in the Aegean, the island of Samothrace was visited by thousands of worshippers between the seventh century B.C. and the fourth century A.D. All known inscriptions listing or mentioning Samothracian initiates and theoroi (a total of 169 texts) are presented, including a number of previously unpublished fragments.

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