WP 0005

Inscriptions of Roman Tripolitania 2021

0083. Dedication? to third century emperors

Description: Fragment of a marble panel (w: 0.37 x h: 0.29, no edges surviving).
Text: Inscribed on one face.
Letters: Third century lapidary capitals: 0.09.

Date: Third century CE (lettering)

Findspot: Sabratha: Findspot unrecorded
Original location: Unknown
Last recorded location: Sabratha Museum.


[--- Cae]ṣ(ar)- nn(ostr)- [---]
[--- C]aess(ar)- nṇ(ostr)- [---]
[---] fe[c ---]



English translation

Translation by: J. M. Reynolds

[---] Caesar (case unknown) [---] our Caesar (case unknown)[---] he/she/they made [---]

Bibliography: IRT, 1952, 83, whence IRT, 2009, 83, whence EDH 059074; for BSR images see BSR Digital Collections.


   Fig. 1. Above: 83; Below, from left: 49, Unidentified, Unidentified: Ward-Perkins, 1948 (Ward-Perkins Archive, BSR 48.XVIII.25)