IRCyr   Inscriptions of Roman Cyrenaica

C.368. Name

Description: Rock-cut channel, with multiple informal inscriptions, C.336 to C.392; some are traced in the mud that coats the walls of the channel, others have been modelled by attaching strips of clay or mud to the rock.
Text: Graffito, on a smoothed area of clay, w: 0.30 x h: 0.25.
Letters: 0.025, lunate sigma

Date: Second to early fourth century CE

Findspot: Cyrene: Fountain of Apollo, rock-cut channel behind the fountain; first described in 1822, but not fully recorded until 1916.
Original location: Fountain of Apollo.
Last recorded location: Fountain of Apollo; no longer accessible.


νίϲ ΟΠΟ[---]



English translation

Translation by: Editors

Ammonis [ . . .


For commentary on this series see on C.336.

Line 2: Or ὁ πο[...]; Oliverio assumed the beginning of a name, Ὀπο[- . . .

Bibliography: First mentioned in 1822, but not fully recorded until 1916. Oliverio, 1927a, 41.XII, p.230, with a drawing, p.231, tav. VI, 24, whence SEG 9.280, PHI 324129.
Text constituted from: From previous publications, drawings and photographs (Reynolds).


None available (2020).