WP 0005

Inscriptions of Roman Tripolitania 2021

0794h. Quarry-mark

Description: On the reverse face of a fragment of a panel of Numidian marble (giallo antico): w: 0.12 x h: 0.195 x d: 0.03).
Text: Roughly incised on undressed surface.
Letters: 0.03

Date: Second to third centuries CE (context)

Findspot: Lepcis Magna: findspot unrecorded
Original location: Unknown
Last recorded location: Lepcis Museum.


[---] ER [---]
[---] VA [---]



English translation

Translation by: J. M. Reynolds

(Not usefully trnslatable)

Bibliography: Bartoccini, 1929, 95 ; IRT, 1952, 794, whence IRT, 2009, 794, whence EDH 067695; see also Ward-Perkins, 1951 89-90; for BSR images see BSR Digital Collections.


   Fig. 1. Left, from top, IRT 794f, IRT 794g, IRT 794h, to right IRT 794k: Ward-Perkins, 1948 (Ward-Perkins Archive, BSR 48.XXII.9)