IRCyr   Inscriptions of Roman Cyrenaica

C.34. Caption for a statue

Description: Fragment of an approximately oval base of white, probably Greek island, marble (w: 0.30 x h: 0.07 x d: 0.08; width across the cord). There are traces of the drapery of the statue on top.
Text: Inscribed on one face.
Letters: Second century CE; 0.04; lunate epsilon, cursive omega; heavily rubricated; ivy leaf at the right end.

Date: Second century CE

Findspot: Cyrene: Theatre 3; found in 1962.
Original location: Unknown.
Last recorded location: Cyrene Museum


[--- Σ]εραπίων ((leaf))



English translation

Translation by: Editors

. . . S]erapion.


Presumably the name of the dedicator, apparently the Fl. Serapion of C.35.

Text constituted from: Transcription (Reynolds).


   Fig. 1. Face (Joyce Reynolds VI.85)

   Fig. 2. Face (Department of Antiquities, F. 4444)