Inscription Database

Epitaph from Apulum – Alba Iulia (Dacia)

Canonical URI:
https://edh.ub.uni-heidelberg.de/edh/inschrift/HD005821 (Last Updates: 2021-05-12, Feraudi)

Transcription Majuscle
[D(is)] M(anibus) [ ] M
[---] Laurus ve[t(eranus)] [ ] LAVRVS VE[ ]
[leg(ionis) XIII gem(inae) vix(it)] an(nos) LXXXV Cl(laudia) [ ] AN LXXXV CL
[--- coniugi?] b(ene) m(erenti) p(osuit) [ ] B M P
[h(ic) s(itus)] e(st) [ ] E
Chronological Data:
151 AD – 230 AD
Literature:
  • AE 1980, 0752. (B)
  • IDR 3, 5, 550; Foto u. Zeichnung.
  • D. Radu, Apulum 4, 1961, 109, Nr. 20; fig. 20. (B) - AE 1980.
  • I.I. Russu, RevMuz 17, 9, 1980, 45-46, Nr. 17; fig. 17 (Foto u. Zeichnung). - AE 1980.
  • C.C. Petolescu, StCercIstorV 33, 1982, 122, Nr. 4.
  • C. Ciongradi, Grabmonument und sozialer Status in Oberdakien (Cluj-Napoca 2007) 187, Nr. S/A 101.

IIIF Manifest

Find circumstances / present location

province:
country:
Romania
ancient find spot:
Apulum
modern find spot:
find spot:
modern region:
Alba
present location:
Alba Iulia, Muz. Unirii

Type of inscription / language

type of inscription:
epitaph
language:
Latin

Type of monument

type of monument:
stele
material:
Kalkstein
height:
(69) cm
width:
(58) cm
depth:
17 cm
letter size:
5.5-6 cm
decoration:
present

Palaeography

punctuation:
hederae

Historical relevant data

military:
present

Commentary

 
Stele zum Teil in sp├Ąterer Zeit bearbeitet und als Baustein wiederverwendet. Z. 3-5: hederae. (B): Radu: Z. 3: vix(it) an(nos); AE 1980: Z. 3: ann(os).

People

Person 1
Name:
[---] Laurus
Praenomen:
[-]
Nomen:
[---]
Cognomen:
Laurus
gender:
male
Status:
military personnel
Age: Years:
85
External IDs:
Person 2
Name:
Cl. [---]
Nomen:
Claudia*
Cognomen:
[---]
gender:
female
External IDs:

General Data

HD-Nr:
HD005821
Work Status:
checked with photo
Last Update:
2021-05-12 by Feraudi
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