IRCyr   Inscriptions of Roman Cyrenaica

M.47. Name?

Description: Moulded fragment from a monument with a triangular pediment above, a line of moulding, and a face below. From a group of inscribed stones, M.45, M.46, M.47, M.48, M.49, and M.55.
Text: Inscribed on the upper moulding; there are further letters on the face, illegibale from the photograph.
Letters: Carefully cut small Greek letters, lunate sigma.

Date: First - third century CE

Findspot: South of Berenike: Esc-Sheleidima; found and photographed by members of an Italian army unit in 1927.
Original location: Unknown.
Last recorded location: Findspot (1927)


[---]ιοϲ ( vac. 1)



English translation

Translation by: Charlotte Roueché

(Not usefully translatable)


For this group of texts see on M.45

Text constituted from: Transcribed from photographs (Reynolds).


   Fig. 1. View of the group, M.45-M.55 (1927, Department of Antiquities, F. 1058)

   Fig. 2. Face (detail from F. 1058)