WP 0005

Inscriptions of Roman Tripolitania 2021

0817. Fragment

Description: Lower right-hand corner of a rectangular marble base (surviving, w: 0.31 x h: 0.30 x d: 0.29).
Text: Inscribed within a moulded panel.
Letters: Capitals, probably third century CE: 0.05.

Date: Probably third century CE (lettering)

Findspot: Lepcis Magna: Forum Severianum, East Portico.
Original location: Unknown
Last recorded location: Findspot


[---] ṚCIIND



English translation

Translation by: J. M. Reynolds

Not usefully translatable.

Bibliography: IRT, 1952, 817, whence IRT, 2009, 817, whence EDH 059668; for BSR images see BSR Digital Collections.


   Fig. 1. From left: 687, 817 (reversed): Ward-Perkins Archive, BSR (Sopr. DLM 1525 Lastre)

   Fig. 2. Face: Tantillo (n.d.)

   Fig. 3. Face and right side: Tantillo (2008)