WP 0005

Inscriptions of Roman Tripolitania 2021

0659. Fragment

Description: Fragment from the left-hand side of a panel of yellow marble (w: 0.065 x h: 0.055 x d: 0.015).
Text: Inscribed on one face.
Letters: Lettering: 0.03.

Date: First to fourth century CE (nomenclature)

Findspot: Lepcis Magna: fourth century wall, found outside, towards Homs.
Original location: Unknown
Last recorded location: Lepcis Museum.


Aem[ili ---]



English translation

Translation by: J. M. Reynolds

[---] Aemilius (or Aemilia) [---] (case unknown)

Bibliography: Relazioni di Scavo, 7.5.38; IRT, 1952, 659, whence IRT, 2009, 659, whence EDH 059511; for BSR images see BSR Digital Collections.


   Fig. 1. From left: Above: unidentified, 809; below: 823, 659; Ward-Perkins, 1948 (Ward-Perkins Archive, BSR 48.XXIII.21)

   Fig. 2. From left: Above: 769, 771; Below: 808.a 659, 623.b: Ward-Perkins, 1948 (Ward-Perkins Archive, BSR 48.XXII.6)