IRCyr   Inscriptions of Roman Cyrenaica

C.77. Fragmentary ?name

Description: Marble base with writing on five faces and reliefs on two (w: 0.62 x h: 0.62 x d: 0.355). On the front is a relief of a man driving a quadriga, and, on the left face, of a boy leading a horse; inscribed on the front face with C.76, C.77, C.78, C.79, C.80, C.81, on the left face with C.82, on the right with C.84, on the top with C.85, on the reverse with C.83. A large square hole has been cut in the back which was only semi-dressed.
Text: Graffito on the front face, between the lines of C.76
Letters: Standard forms; 0.028.

Date: First - second century CE

Findspot: Cyrene: House of Hesychios. Found in 1934.
Original location: Unknown
Last recorded location: Cyrene Museum


Λ̣ΚΥ̣Δ ( vac. )Ν


.Κ.Δ  Ν


English translation

Translation by: Charlotte Roueché

(Not usefully translatable)


No comment (2020).

Bibliography: SECir, 1961-1962, 164.a and fig. 129 (from T. VI 1ff).
Text constituted from: Transcription (Reynolds).


   Fig. 1. Front face, with C.76, C.77, C.78, C.79, C.80 and C.81 (Department of Antiquities, D.587)