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LSA-2871 Base for statue of Constantine I, emperor. Seleuceia ad Calycadnum (Isauria). 306-310

City: Seleuceia Province: Isauria Region: Asia Minor
Details: Found in Silifke in 1974
Current Location: Silifke museum (without published inv. no.)
Object: Base Material: Local stone Re-Use? Yes
Form: Rectangular Height(cm): 121 Width(cm): 57 Depth(cm): 37
Language: Latin Text Type: Prose
Honorand: Constantine Position: Emperors Gender: Male
Awarder: Lucilius Crispus Position: Provincial Governors
Earliest: 306 Latest : 310
L'Année épigraphique, , 1978, 814

Dagron, G. & D. Feissel, Inscriptions de Cilicie (Travaux et Mémoires du Centre de Recherche d'Histoire et Civilisation de Byzance, 4), Paris 1987, 20-1 no. 2

Text: Bono romani imperii / procreato domino / nostro Flavio Valerio / (4) Constantino clemen-/tissimo et victoriosissimo / Caesari, Lucilius / Crispus v(ir) p(erfectissimus), praeses / (8) prov(inciae) Isauriae, d(evotus) n(umini) m(aiestati)q(ue) / eius.
Trans: To our lord, born to the good of the Roman empire, Flavius Valerius Constantinus, most clement and most victorious Caesar; Lucilius Crispus, of perfectissimus rank, governor (praeses) of the province of Isauria, devoted to his divine spirit and majesty [set this up]