White marble rectangular base with holes for attachment of a statue: one circular hole for a raised foot at back left, one oval hole for a resting foot at front right (0.495; 0.15;0.64).
Inscribed in one line on the face, near the upper rim.
0.035, carefully cut, no serifs; slightly smaller omicron, slanting sigma.
Place of Origin
Probably last quarter of fourth or first quarter of third century B.C. (lettering)
Possibly found during the Italian excavations before World War II at Cyrene pleiades; HGL : Sanctuary of Apollo .
Last recorded Location
Seen by C. Dobias-Lalou in 1977 and again in 2001 placed on a wall in the area of the Temple of Asklepios .
Text constituted from
Transcription from stone (CDL).
Not previously published.
Lysis fils d'Aristis.
Lysis son of Aristis.
Lysis figlio di Aristis.
Although both names are frequently used in Cyrene, the lettering allows to suggest that this man might be the father of one Aristis son of Lysis, a contributor mentioned at IGCyr065210, ii.105.
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