A votive monument (so-called “Altar of Angera”)
Marble from Ornavasso-Candoglia. 41—54 CE.
110 × 74 × 28 cm.
Inv. No. A 0.9.6774.
Milan, Civic Archaeological Museum Photo by Ilya Shurygin

A votive monument (so-called “Altar of Angera”).

Marble from Ornavasso-Candoglia. 41—54 CE.
110 × 74 × 28 cm.
Inv. No. A 0.9.6774.

Milan, Civic Archaeological Museum
(Civico museo archeologico di Milano)

Origin:
From Angera (Varese).
Description:
CIL V, 5472:

I(ovi) O(ptimo) M(aximo) / P(ublius) Qurtius(!) P(ubli) f(ilius) Victor / P(ublius) Qurtius P(ubli) f(ilius) Primus / VIvir iun(ior)

(To) Jupiter Optimus Maximus
(from) Publius Curtius Victor, son of Publius (and)
Publius Curtius Primus son of Publius,
the junior sevir.

Literature:
Tocchetti Pollini U. La produzione scultorea di Angera in eta romana... In: Atti della Giornata di Studio (Angera, 1982), Milano 1983, pp. 157—164.
Credits:
© 2010. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
Details: museum accompanying materials.

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Keywords: marble votive monument relief Altar of Angera sacrifice sacrificio tripod tripus toga victimarius patera Curtii I O M P QVRTIVS P F VICTOR P QVRTIVS P F PRIMVS VI VIR IVN IOM Iovi Optimo Maximo Publius Qurtius Publi filius Victor Publius Qurtius Publi filius Primus VIvir iunior victimarius calator musician musicians musical instrument musical instruments double flute aulos tibicen flutist flautist Inv No Ŕ 0 9 6774 CIL 5 V 5472