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Inscriptions of Roman Tripolitania 2021

0163. Fragment

Description: Fragment (w: 0.42 x h: 0.36) from the right-hand side of a panel of grey limestone.
Text: Inscribed on one face.
Letters: Capitals with some Rustic forms: 0.08.

Date: First-third centuries CE

Findspot: Sabratha: Regio I, Basilica, in the room immediately wast of the early south exedra.
Original location: Unknown
Last recorded location: Findspot


[---]ri Nama-
[---] -cro Faus--
[---] -niano



English translation

Translation by: J. M. Reynolds

(Not usefully translatable)


Seems to contain several incomplete names, perhaps in line 2-3 Faustiniano?

Bibliography: IRT, 1952, 163, whence IRT, 2009, 163, whence EDH 059139; for BSR images see BSR Digital Collections.


   Fig. 1. Ward-Perkins, 1948 (Ward-Perkins Archive, BSR 48.XI.5)