Tombstone of freedmen and their patron.

First half of the 1st century CE.
167 × 103 × 42 cm. Letters 24 cm.

Santa Maria Capua Vetere, Archaeological Museum of ancient Capua

S. Angelo in Formis (Caserta).
2012. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.

Keywords: tombstone funerary stele stela aedicula pseudoaedicula naiskos naos pediment acroterion palmette freedman freedmen freedwoman patron toga married couple husband and wife tunic dexiosis dextrarum iunctio joining of the right hands gesture handshake handclasp head of Medusa Gorgon
History of Ancient Rome