IRCyr   Inscriptions of Roman Cyrenaica

C.369. Acclamation

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 an area of smoothed clay, w: 0.30 x h: 0.20.
Letters: 0.035; lunate sigma, standard epsilon.

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.


[..]δ̣ρίω καὶ
[...]τιω ϹΥ-
-ώχοι[ϲ c. 4]
5ΟΜ [c. 6]



2: Oliverio prints ΑΡΙΩ but his drawing seems to show Δ for A.

English translation

Translation by: Editors

With good fortune for -rios and -tios [ . . .


For commentary on this series see on C.336.

Bibliography: First mentioned in 1822, but not fully recorded until 1916. Oliverio, 1927a, 42, p.232, with a drawing, p.231, tav. VI, 25, whence SEG 9.281, PHI 324130.
Text constituted from: From previous publications, drawings and photographs (Reynolds).


None available (2020).