Lower part of a sandstone stele broken off obliquely from upper left to lower right (0.33; 0.35;0.10); a hole is cut through the base for a peg to hold it upright.
Inscribed inside a simple raised border.
0.04; alpha with dropped bar; perhaps pre-Roman (J.M. Reynolds)
Place of Origin
Perhaps end of second or beginning of first century B.C. (lettering)
Found by J.M. Reynolds and A. Bazama in 1970 at Ptolemais pleiades; HGL : in the area of West Necropolis , in a pile of stones collected from fields around along the ancient main road to Barce, West of Wadi Khambish , opposite the Military Police Station.
Not seen by IGCyr team.
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Transcription from previous editors.
Bazama-Reynolds, 1978-1979 Bazama, A., Reynolds, J., 1978-1979, Some new inscriptions from the cemeteries of ancient Ptolemais, Libya Antiqua (LibAnt)15-16 , 255-261 - see in bibliography , pp. 257-258 and pl. LXXXVIa, whence SEG Supplementum Epigraphicum Graecum, Leiden, then Amsterdam, 1923-1971, then 1979- - see in bibliography , 37.1709.
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