Description: Two fragments of a marble
0.45 x h:
0.46, upper edge.
0.14 x h:
0.13, lower edge.
Text: Inscribed within a moulded border.
Letters: Second century CE lapidary capitals: line 1, 0.05; line 2, 4, 5 and 6, 0.045; line 3, 0.04.
Date: CE 138-161. (reign)
Lepcis Magna: Regio II,
Fragment a) is stated by Bartoccini to have been found in the Hadrianic Baths,
but it was later stored in the Forum Vetus.
Fragment b) was found in the Forum Vetus.
Original location: Unknown
Last recorded location: Lepcis Museum.
Translation by: J. M. Reynolds
a.[When emperor Caesar] Titus Aelius Hadrian [Antoninus Augustus Pius], son of deified Hadrian, [grandson of deified Trajan], great grandson [of deified Nerva], chief [priest], was holding tribunician [power for the ? time---] Haterianus (nominative case) flamen (priest)[---] the republic (accusative case)[---]
b.[---] with marbles [---]