Cinerary urn
Marble. 2nd century CE.
35.5 × 47.5 × 30.3 cm.
Inv. No. 28706.
Verona, Museum-Lapidarium of Maffei Photo by Ilya Shurygin

Cinerary urn.

Marble. 2nd century CE.
35.5 × 47.5 × 30.3 cm.
Inv. No. 28706.

Verona, Museum-Lapidarium of Maffei
(Museo lapidario maffeiano)

Origin:
From Ostia Antica.
Description:
CIL XIV, 318:

D(is) M(anibus)
L(uci) Carulli Fe
licissimi bis(elliarii)
VI(viri) Aug(ustalis) idem
q(uin)q(uennalis) L(aurentis) L(avinatis) q(uin)q(uennalis) corp=For(is)
vin(ariorum) urb(anorum) e<t=I> Os(t)i(ensium)
vix(it) a(nnos) LXXV L(ucius)
Carullius
Felicissimus
pat(er) b(ene) m(erenti) fec(it)

Literature:
1. Lily Ross Taylor. THE CULTS OF OSTIA. A PhD Dissertation. Baltimore, 1912.
2. Francesco Scipione Maffei. MUSEUM VERONENSE. Verona, 1749. Pag. CXIV.
Credits:
© 2011. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
Inscription translated by: Ilya Shurygin.
Information: museum annotation.
Keywords: γλυπτική sculptura sculpture scultura skulptur sculpture ρώμη rome roma rom rome κηδεία γλυπτική funeral sculpture scultura funeraria begräbnisskulptur beerdigung skulptur sculpture funéraire marble cinerary urn cil 14 318 dis manibus luci carulli felicissimi biselliarii vi viri augustalis idem quinquennalis laurentis lavinatis quinquennalis corporis vinariorum urbanorum et ostiensium vixit annos lxxv lucius carullius felicissimus pater bene merenti fecit bisellarius bisellium inv no 28706
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