Limestone sarcophagus with double slope lid surmounted by a platform for a half-statue (wide 0.95: long 2.33).
Inscribed on the lid (on a surface wide 1.75).
Unknown; mu slightly slanting, rho with angular loop.
Place of Origin
Probably fourth or third century B.C. (context, lettering)
Last recorded Location
Seen by J.C. Thorn before 2005 in situ.
Not found by IGCyr team.
Text constituted from
Transcription from previous mentions and Thorn's drawing (CDL).
Rowe, 1959 Rowe, A., 1959, in A. Rowe, J.F. Healy (eds.), Cyrenaican Expeditions of the University of Manchester 1955, 1956, 1957; comprising an account of the excavated areas of the cemeteries at Cyrene and of objects found in 1952 by Alan Rowe, M.A. together with descriptions of the coins by John F. Healy, M.A., Ph.D., F.R.N.S., Manchester, 1-29 - see in bibliography , p. 8 (no image).
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