University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: L-1033-10
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Mediterranean
Period: Roman Period
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Marble (Stone)
Technique:Inscribed
Iconography:Inscription
Credit Line:Loaned by the Department of Classical Studies, University of Pennsylvania

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.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Roman World (15 Mar 2003)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

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

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