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Burial Tablet

Object Number:
L-1033-10
Current Location:
Culture:
Roman
Provenience:
Mediterranean
Period:
Roman Period
Section:
Mediterranean
Materials:
Marble (Stone)
Technique:
Inscribed
Iconography:
Inscription
Description:
Rectangular tablet. Reverse: drilled holes clogged with dirt; legdes chiseled out around the holes. Latin inscription, 2 lines: PLOTIVS L L ACVTVS H S E. Translation: (Lucius) Plotius Acutus, freedman of Lucius (Plotius) lies buried here.
Credit Line:
Loaned by the Department of Classical Studies, University of Pennsylvania

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Roman World (15 Mar 2003)
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Bibliography:

[Book] Rolfe, John C. 1915. The Latin Department's Collection of Antiquities. XIII. 873-877. : Page/Fig./Plate: pg. 875, no. 7
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