IRCyr   Inscriptions of Roman Cyrenaica

T.161. Ephebic name

Description: Sandstone block from a group inscribed with T.132, T.133, T.134, T.135, T.136, T.137, T.138, T.139, T.140, T.141, T.142, T.143, T.144, T.145, T.727, T.146, T.147, T.148, T.149, T.150, T.151, T.152, T.153, T.154, T.155, T.156, T.157, T.158, T.159, T.160, T.161, T.162. Along sixth inscribed course, mostly buried, below T.160.
Text: Incised on the face, at the upper edge.
Letters: 0.05; square sigma.

Date: Late first century BCE - early second century CE

Findspot: Taucheira: East Wall: in situ on the inner face, the second group south of the east gate.
Original location: Findspot.
Last recorded location: Findspot.


(ἔτους) η´ Ζω̣ίλοϲ



English translation

Translation by: Editors

Year 8. Zoilos


No comment (2020).

Text constituted from: Transcription (Reynolds).


   Fig. 1. Centre, T.158; above, T.147, and T.148; below, T.161 (Reynolds NS.II.13)

   Fig. 2. View of group (Reynolds NS.II.20)

   Fig. 3. View of group (2008, H.Walda)

   Fig. 4. View of wall (Reynolds, SB.V.300)