CIL VI 331 = ILLRP 122 = ILS 20. Rome, Museum of Roman Civilization Photo by Olga Lyubimova
The dedicatory inscription of the temple of Hercules Victor by Lucius Mummius, the destroyer of Corinth.
CIL VI 331 = ILLRP 122 = ILS 20.
Rome, Museum of Roman Civilization
(Museo della civiltà romana)
L(ucius) Mummi(us) L(uci) f(ilius) co(n)s(ul) duct(u) / auspicio imperioque / eius Achaia capt(a) Corint(h)o / deleto Romam redieit / triumphans ob hasce / res bene gestas quod / in bello voverat / hanc aedem et signu(m) / Herculius Victoris / imperator dedicat
Lucius Mummius, the son of Lucius, consul, returned to Rome with triumph after Achaia had been taken and Corinth destroyed under his command, auspices and imperium; for these succesful deeds, according to his vow during the war, the imperator dedicates this temple and image of Hercules the Victor.