WP 0005

Inscriptions of Roman Tripolitania 2021

1052. Dedication ?of an ideal statue for emperors

Description: Statue base, probably limestone; no measurements. Apparently from a group of matching bases: 1050, 1051, 1016, 1052.
Text: Apparently inscribed on the face; the layout is not recorded.
Letters: No description

Date: 355-360 or 364-367 CE (prosopography, reign)

Findspot: Lepcis Magna, to the south-west of the Forum Severianum.
Original location: Unknown
Last recorded location: Findspot (1960)


Saluis dd(ominis) nn(ostris) Fl(auius) Lucretius Florentinus Rusticus u(ir) p(erfectissimus) pr(aeses) conlocauit



Italian translation

Translation source: Tantillo-Bigi, 2010

Per la salvezza dei nostri signori! Flavius Lucretius Florentinus Rusticus, uomo perfettissimo, governatore, collocò.

English translation

Translation source: LSA, 2012

For the safety of our lords. Flavius Lucretius Florentinus Rusticus, of perfectissimus rank, governor (praeses), set this here.


Fl. Lucretius Florentinus Rusticus: PLRE I, Rusticus 1.

Bibliography: Tantillo-Bigi, 2010, 91, whence LSA, 2012, 2222 (Tantillo and Bigi), EDH (Bigi, 2014) 067631


None available (2021).