Lepcis, Theater, stage inscription (2)

Lepcis, Theater, stage inscription (2)

Description

Theater, stage inscription (EDCS-06000529)

Details

PROSCAENIVM  COLVMNIS ET  MARMORIBVS  EX  HS  CC milibvsA  MARCIO  VITALE  ITEMQVE  EX  CCC milibvsA  IVNIO  GALBA  IN  EAM  REM  DATIS  ITEM  TETRASTYLIS  LACVNARVM  PECvniaPVBLica  EXORNATVM  DEDICATVM  EST  Lvcio  HEDIO  RVFO LOLLIANO  AVITO  PROCOnSvle Caio VIBIO  GALLIONE  CLAVDIO  SEVERO  LEGato

The proscaenium, adorned with columns and marble statues financed from 200,000 sesterces given by Marcius Vitalis and 300,000 sesterces given by Junius Galba for the same object, and a tetrastylis with a coffered ceiling from public money, was dedicated when Lucius Hedius Rufus Lollianus Avitus was governor and Gaius Vibius Gallio Claudius Severus was his deputy.

Date

ca. 160 CE

Creator

Marco Prins

Licence

Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International

Categories

Roman Empire

Tags

Inscription, Theater

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