Limestone sarcophagus (dimensions unknown).
Inscribed on the slope of the lid (wide 0.55).
Place of Origin
Probably second half of third or first half of second century B.C. (J.M. Reynolds) (lettering)
Later recorded Location
Seen by J.M. Reynolds before 1987 in situ.
Last recorded Location
Seen by J.C. Thorn before 2001 in situ.
Not seen by IGCyr team.
Text constituted from
Transcription from previous mentions (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. 9; Fraser-Matthews, 1987 Fraser, P.M., Matthews, E. (eds.), 1987, Lexicon of Greek Personal Names, I: The Aegean Islands, Cyprus, Cyrenaica, Oxford - see in bibliography , p. 202; 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. 49.
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