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Inscriptions of Roman Tripolitania 2021

0146. Fragmentary honours?

Description: The lower right-hand corner of a marble panel (w: 0.16 x h: 0.23).
Text: Inscribed on one face.
Letters: Irregular capitals, third to fourth centuries CE: 0.02.

Date: Third to fourth centuries CE. (lettering)

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


[---] Oiensis er--
5[---]modo Sab-
[rath]ensis fac--



1: The interval between line 1 and 2 is much wider than that between the remaining lines.
3: There is a horizontal bar across the S.

English translation

Translation by: J. M. Reynolds

[---](line 3) sesterces (case unknown)[---] of Oea [---] of Sabratha ?made[---]

Bibliography: IRT, 1952, 146, whence IRT, 2009, 146, whence EDH 059122; for BSR images see BSR Digital Collections.


   Fig. 1. Ward-Perkins Archive, BSR (Sopr. DS 833 Leica)

   Fig. 2. Ward-Perkins, 1948 (Ward-Perkins Archive, BSR 48.XVIII.27)