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Inscriptions of Roman Tripolitania 2021

0798. Quarry-mark?

Description: Marble base.
Text: Quarry-mark or mason's mark incribed on the underside of the base.
Letters: 0.07.

Date: First-third centuries CE (context)

Findspot: Lepcis Magna: Forum Vetus; lying loose near the exedra at the South East angle.
Original location: Unknown
Last recorded location: Findspot

English translation

Translation by: J. M. Reynolds

(Not usefully translatable.)

Bibliography: Ward-Perkins, 1951 94, IRT, 1952, 798, whence PHI 189529 IRT, 2009, 798, whence EDH 018956; for BSR images see BSR Digital Collections.


   Fig. 1. Ward-Perkins, 1948 (Ward-Perkins Archive, BSR 48.XVII.4)