WP 0005

Inscriptions of Roman Tripolitania 2021

0886r. Funerary inscription

Description: Stele of brown limestone (w: 0.25 x h: 0.95 x d: 0.25)
Text: Inscribed on the face, which is badly damaged
Letters: 0.02 - 0.03

Date: Fourth-early fifth centuries CE (content)

Findspot: Wādī Sawfajjīn: Middle Lower Sofeggin Basin: Bir ed-Dreder: Surveyed in situ, in the Libyan cemetery, by Goodchild in 1949.
Original location: Findspot
Last recorded location: Tripoli Castle


(A few isolated letters visible)


(A few isolated letters visible)

English translation

Translation source:

(Not usefully translatable)

Bibliography: Goodchild, 1954 15, Elmayer, 1997, 46, Kerr, 2010, 181 (where see bibliography).


None available (2021).