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Inscriptions of Roman Tripolitania 2021

0794c. Quarry-mark

Description: Block of Phrygian marble (pavonazzetto) c) On the reverse face of a fragment (w: 0.15 x h: 0.14 x d: 0.025) of a panel.
Text: Roughly incised on undressed surface.
Letters: 0.07.

Date: Second to third centuries CE (context)

Findspot: Lepcis Magna: Regio II, Hadrianic Baths
Original location: Unknown
Last recorded location: Lepcis Museum.


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English translation

Translation by: J. M. Reynolds

(Not usefully translatable)

Bibliography: Bartoccini, 1929, 95 ; IRT, 1952, 794, whence IRT, 2009, 794; EDH 067689; see also Ward-Perkins, 1951 89-90; for BSR images see BSR Digital Collections.


   Fig. 1. From left: IRT 794c, IRT 794d, Ward-Perkins, 1948 (Ward-Perkins Archive, BSR 48.XXII.21)