Cyrene Museum, inv. number unknown.
White marble tapering stele, chipped at top and broken off (or cut off ?) at the right upper angle; a wreath is sculpted high on front face (0.36 to 0.42; 1.25;0.27-0.32).
L. 2 is inscribed in the middle of the wreath (diameter 0.14) and wholly inside it at line 2, while l. 1 has its first letter beyond the limits of the wreath.
Place of Origin
End of fourth or beginning of third century B.C. (lettering)
Last recorded Location
Seen by C. Dobias-Lalou in 1997 in Shahat : Cyrene Museum.
Text constituted from
Transcription from stone (CDL).
Oliverio, 1933-1936 Oliverio, G., 1933-1936, Documenti antichi dell'Africa Italiana, II, fasc. 1-2, Bergamo - see in bibliography , p. 113, n. 94, fig. 50, whence SEG Supplementum Epigraphicum Graecum, Leiden, then Amsterdam, 1923-1971, then 1979- - see in bibliography , 9.206. Cf. Thorn-Thorn, 2009 Thorn, D.M., Thorn, J.C. (eds.), 2009, A Gazetteer of the Cyrene Necropolis from the original notebooks of John Cassels, Richard Tomlinson and James and Dorothy Thorn, Studia Archaeologica161, Roma - see in bibliography , p. 141.
Epigenes fils d'Eubatas.
Epigenes son of Eubatas.
Epigenes figlio di Eubatas.
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