Honours for commanders of tribal regiments (taxiarchoi)

IG II3 1 907 Date: 271/0 BC
 
Gods. In the archonship of Pytharatos (271/0), in the second prytany, of AntigonisI, for which Isegoros son of Isokrates of KephaleVII was secretary; on the ninth (5) of Metageitnion, the seventh of the prytany. Principal Assembly. Of the presiding committee Aischines son of Nikomachos of Anaphlystos was putting to the vote and his fellow presiding committee members. The Council and People decided. Euboulos son of Charidemos of Melite proposed: since the commanders of tribal regiments (taxiarchoi) (10) of the archonship of Lysitheides (272/1) have made with the generals as many of the sacrifices as they should have made, all from their own resources, for the Council and the People, and each managed his own tribe so that they would proceed equipped with arms (15) as well as possible to the guard-posts and camps and inspections, and they continued in all other respects to obey the generals in charge in accordance with the laws; so, therefore, that the Council and People are seen (20) to be honouring those who are of service to them, for good fortune, the Council shall decide: that the presiding committee (proedrous) allotted to preside in the People at the coming Assembly shall put the matter on the agenda and submit the opinion (25) of the Council to the People, that it seems good to the Council to praise the commanders of tribal regiments (taxiarchous) of the archonship of Lysitheides (272/1) and to crown each of them with a gold crown according to the law for their excellence and love of honour (philotimias) for the Council and (30) Athenian People; and they shall have front row seats (proedrian) at all the competitions the city puts on; and the prytany secretary shall inscribe this decree on a stone stele along with the names of the commanders of the tribal regiments, and stand it (35) before the headquarters (emprosthen tou stratēgiou); and for inscribing the board of administrators (tous epi tei dioikēsei) shall allocate 10 drachmas.
AntigonisI Nausikrates son of Nausiphanes of Kytheros ErechtheisIII (40) Philiskos son of Moschion of Themakos PandionisV Demostratos son of Aristophanes of Paiania LeontisVI Philotheos son of Diodotos of Sounion (45) Akamantis VII - son of Charisandros of Kikynna OineisVIII -os son of Konon of Oe KekropisIX (50) - son of -kles of Phlya HippothontisX - son of -tos or -tes of Eleusis AiantisXI - son of - of Aphidna (55) AntiochisXII - son of - of Alopeke