IRCyr   Inscriptions of Roman Cyrenaica

T.508. Funerary inscription

Description: Rock-cut tomb inscribed on the façade, with T.495, T.496, T.497, T.498, T.499, T.500, T.501, T.502, T.503, T.504, T.505, T.506, T.507, T.508, T.509, T.510, T.511, T.512, T.513, T.514, T.515; there are also a number of illegible panels.
Text: Inscribed within a sunk gabled panel outlined in relief, too high to measure, to the right of T.501. It appeared to be quite illegible but the photograph shows a last line.
Letters: L for ἐτῶν; not measurable.

Date: First century CE

Findspot: Taucheira: Quarry East XV, South wall.
Original location: Findspot.
Last recorded location: Findspot.


(ἐτῶν) ι´



English translation

Translation source: Reynolds, 1983

. . . aged 10.

English translation

Translation by: Charlotte Roueché

. . . ] aged 10.


No comment (2020).

Bibliography: Reynolds, 1983, 19.n, whence SEG 33.1431, PHI 324610
Text constituted from: Transcription from photograph (Reynolds).


   Fig. 1. View of the façade. From left: First group: T.489, T.490, T.491, T.492, ?T.493, ? T.494; Second group: T.499 above T.498 above T.495 and T.496, T.500 above T.497, T.501 above T.502, T.503, T.504, T.505, T.506, T.507, T.509 above T.510 above T.511, T.515 aboveT.514 above T.513 above T.512. (Reynolds XII.9)