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Inscriptions of Roman Tripolitania 2021

0130. Fragmentary honours?

Description: Fragment from the upper part of a panel of white marble (w: 0.20 x h: 0.22 x d: 0.03).
Text: Inscribed on one face.
Letters: Lapidary capitals, Second century CE: line 1, 0.085; line 2, 0.08.

Date: Second century CE (lettering)

Findspot: Sabratha: Found in the Theatre Road
Original location: Unknown
Last recorded location: Sabratha Museum


[---] Pap(iria tribu) [---]
[--- IIuir-] q(uin)[q(uennal)]- [---]



English translation

Translation by: J. M. Reynolds

[---] of the Roman voting tribe Papiria [---duovir] in a fifth year [---]

Bibliography: IRT, 1952, 130, whence IRT, 2009, 130, whence EDH 059106; for BSR images see BSR Digital Collections.


   Fig. 1. From left: above, 179, Unidentified; below, 130, 63; Ward-Perkins, 1948 (Ward-Perkins Archive, BSR 48.XVIII.22)