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Inscriptions of Roman Tripolitania 2021

0377. Fragmentary dedication to Antoninus Pius

Description: Fragment of a marble panel (w: 0.35 x h: 0.31 x d: 0.02, top and bottom edges survive).
Text: Inscribed on one face.
Letters: Second century CE capitals; 0.115.

Date: CE 138-161 (reign)

Findspot: Lepcis Magna: Regio V, Theatre.
Original location: Unknown
Last recorded location: Findspot


[Imp(eratori) Caes(ari)] T(ito) Aelio [Hadriano]
[Anto]nino [Aug(usto) Pio]



English translation

Translation by: J. M. Reynolds

[To emperor Caesar] Titus Aelius [Hadrianus] Antoninus [Augustus Pius]

Bibliography: IRT, 1952, 377, whence IRT, 2009, 377, whence EDH 059300; for BSR images see BSR Digital Collections.


   Fig. 1. From left: 377, 445a; Ward-Perkins Archive, BSR (Sopr. DLM 1671 Leica)