Description: Ceramic ostrakon (w:
0.075 x h:
0.007 x d:
Text: Letters painted on one side; complete on both sides and below.
Letters: No measurements
Date: 253 - 259 (context)
Findspot: Bu Njem: Fort,
in the Principia; found in 1971.
Original location: Unknown.
Last recorded location: Tripoli National Museum. (Inv. no. 71-137)
iscire debes desẹṛ-
torẹ Amnon Mẹdẹd-
5ẹt +++ ụẹniṣ[se] +++ qu+
t[rans]misi a ṭẹ cum
epistuḷạṣ m[ea]s ọp̣to
te ḅ[e]n[e] ualer[e]
Translation by: Charlotte Roueché
. . . ] you should know that a deserter, Amnon Mededet, has come [?over]. whom ? I have sent to you with my letters. I hope
that you are fare well [ . . .
Bibliography: O. Bu Njem 104, whence HGV 73254, DDbDP o.bu.njem.104.