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Inscriptions of Roman Tripolitania 2021

0307. Fragment

Description: Two adjoining fragments of a marble panel (w: 0.11 x h: 0.07 x d: 0.02 and w: 0.095 x h: 0.08 x d: 0.02, no edges surviving) from the right-hand edge of the die of a moulded tabella ansata.
Text: Inscribed on the surviving faces.
Letters: Second to third centuries lettering: line 1, c. 0.35; 11. 2- 4. 0.2- 0.025.

Date: Second to third centuries CE (lettering)

Findspot: Lepcis Magna: Harbour - South side. (Reline Scan. 14.8.29
Original location: Unknown
Last recorded location: Lepcis Museum.





English translation

Translation by: J. M. Reynolds

[---] of Neptune [---]

Bibliography: IRT, 1952, 307, whence IRT, 2009, 307, whence EDH 059258; for BSR images see BSR Digital Collections.


   Fig. 1. Upper left: 307 (two fragments); lower left, 773 (three fragments); to the right, 793 (four fragments): Ward-Perkins, 1948 (Ward-Perkins Archive, BSR 48.XXII.17)