A curse tablet (tabella defixionis)
Lead. Late 1st—early 2nd cent. CE. Cremona, San Lorenzo Archaeological MuseumPhoto by Ilya Shurygin

A curse tablet (tabella defixionis).

Lead. Late 1st—early 2nd cent. CE.

Cremona, San Lorenzo Archaeological Museum

Origin:
Cremona, via Garibotti — via Alfeno Varo.
Description:
Q. Domatius C. f. bonum tempus mihi meaeque aetati./ id ego mando remandata / quod his apud deos inferos ut pereant / et defigantur quo ego heres sim: / pupillus C(aius) Grani(us) C(aii) f(ilius), C(aius) Poblici(us) populi l(ibertus) / Ap(h)rodis(ius), L(ucius) Corneliu(s). meo sum(p)tu / defigo illos quod pereant.
(AE 1987, 466)
Credits:
© 2011. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
Info: museum annotation.
Keywords: epigraphia epigraphy inscription iscrizione epigrafia epigraphik epigrafik inschrift épigraphie roman romano romana romani römisch römische romaine lead tabella defixionis from cremona curse tablet binding spell invocation perdition malediction magic lead sheet maledizione defixione crimen magiae ae 1987 466 q domatius c f bonum tempus mihi meaeque aetati id ego mando remandata quod his apud deos inferos ut pereant et defigantur quo ego heres sim pupillus c grani c f c poblicius populi libertus aphrodisius lucius cornelius meo sumptu defigo illos quod pereant
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