WP 0005

Inscriptions of Roman Tripolitania 2021

0886v. Fragment

Description: Stele of brown limestone, w: 0.33 x h: 0.55 x d: 0.33)
Text: Inscribed on the face, which has been hacked and damaged.
Letters: Very irregular and badly formed; 0.015-0.025

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


[---]KAYSNIS mu[.]
[---]EKYC[c. 4]
[---]DUC ( vac. 5)



English translation

Translation source: Kerr, 2010

(Not usefully translatable)

Bibliography: Goodchild, 1954 19, whence Elmayer, 1997, 50, this edition Kerr, 2010, 182 (where see bibliography).


None available (2021).