WP 0005

Inscriptions of Roman Tripolitania 2021

0507. Fragmentary dedication?

Description: Adjoining fragments of a panel of Numidian marble (w: 0.827 x h: 0.245, probably from the right-hand side, actual edge missing).
Text: Inscribed on one face.
Letters: Lapidary capitals, probably second century CE: line 1, 0.085; line 2, 0.055.

Date: Second century CE (lettering)

Findspot: Lepcis Magna: Forum Vetus
Original location: Unknown
Last recorded location: Lepcis Museum.





English translation

Translation by: J. M. Reynolds

To [---]ia Augusta.

Bibliography: IRT, 1952, 507, whence IRT, 2009, 507, whence EDH 059400; for BSR images see BSR Digital Collections.


   Fig. 1. From left: IRT 499, unidentified, IRT 794j; below, IRT 507, IRT 660: Ward-Perkins, 1948 (Ward-Perkins Archive, BSR 48.XXIV.7)