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T.217. Fragmentary ?imperial titulature

Description: Sandstone block (w: 0.70 x h: 0.48 x d: 0.50). Perhaps to be associated with T.216.
Text: Inscribed on one face.
Letters: 0.25.

Date: Perhaps first century CE

Findspot: Taucheira: South area of the city, near Oliverio's "third tower", which should mean in one of the gardens occupying the south half of the city towards the south-east corner; Recorded before 1936.
Original location: Unknown
Last recorded location: Findspot





English translation

Translation by: Charlotte Roueché

(Not usefully translatable)


The size of the letters suggests a monumental inscription, giving the titles of an emperor: . . . ] tr[ibunicia potestate . . . For other Latin texts which may be relevant, see on T.216.

Bibliography: Oliverio, DAI, 1933-1936, 466 (336), p. 237.
Text constituted from: From previous publications (Reynolds).


None available (2020).