The funerary inscription of the quaestor Lucius Cornelius Scipio
Ca. 164 BCE. Rome, Vatican Museums, Pius-Clementine Museum, Apoxyomenos Cabinet, 40Inv. No. 1149. CIL I 35 = CIL VI 1290 = CIL VI 37039f = ILLRP 313 = ILS 5.Photo by Olga Lyubimova

The funerary inscription of the quaestor Lucius Cornelius Scipio.

Ca. 164 BCE.
Inv. No. 1149. CIL I 35 = CIL VI 1290 = CIL VI 37039f = ILLRP 313 = ILS 5.

Rome, Vatican Museums, Pius-Clementine Museum, Apoxyomenos Cabinet, 40
(Musei Vaticani, Museo Pio-Clementino)

Origin:
The tomb of Scipiones (Rome, via Appia Antica).
Description:
CIL VI 1290 = CIL VI 37039f = ILLRP 313 = ILS 5

L(ucius) Cornelius L(uci) f(ilius) P(ubli) n(epos) / Scipio quaist(or) / tr(ibunus) mil(itum) annos / gnatus XXXIII / mortuos pater / regem Antioco(m) / subegit

Lucius Cornelius Scipio, the son of Lucius, the grandson of Publius, quaestor, military tribune, died at the age of 33; his father had conquered the king Antioch.

Credits:
© 2012. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.

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Keywords: epigraphia epigraphy inscription iscrizione epigrafia epigraphik epigrafik inschrift épigraphie roman romano romana romani römisch römische romaine gravestone funerary inscriptions epitaph iscrizione in pietra tombale epitaffio grabstein-inschrift epitaph inscription de pierre tombale épitaphe funerary inscription lucius cornelius scipio g493 quaestor military tribune son of scipio asiaticus inv no 1149 40 cil i 35 cil vi 1290 cil vi 37039 f illrp 313 ils 5 lucius cornelius luci filius publi nepos scipio quaistor tribunus militum annos gnatus xxxiii mortuos pater regem antiocom subegit inv no 1149. cil i 35 = cil vi 1290 = cil vi 37039f = illrp 313 = ils 5
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