WP 0005

Inscriptions of Roman Tripolitania 2021

0597. Fragmentary building? inscription

Description: Fragment of a large bowl of Portasanta marble.
Text: Inscribed on one edge.
Letters: Capitals: 0.045.

Date: Second to early third centuries CE (prosopography)

Findspot: Lepcis Magna: Regio II, Hadrianic Baths, in the West gymnasium.
Original location: Unknown
Last recorded location: Findspot


[---]s Geta aed(ilis) ex mult[is ---]



English translation

Translation by: J. M. Reynolds

[---] Geta, aedile, using the fines [---]

Bibliography: Bartoccini, 1929, 96; IRT, 1952, 597, whence IRT, 2009, 597, whence EDH 059456; for BSR images see BSR Digital Collections.


   Fig. 1. Ward-Perkins, 1948 (Ward-Perkins Archive, BSR 48.XV.24)