Funeral inscription of veteran Marcus Aemilius Soteria
Age of Augustus.
ILS 2321 = EE 8. 1. 530 = RECapua 224.
Capua, The Provincial Museum of Campania, Lapidarium of Th. MommsenPhoto by Ilya Shurygin

Funeral inscription of veteran Marcus Aemilius Soteria.

Age of Augustus.
ILS 2321 = EE 8. 1. 530 = RECapua 224.

Capua, The Provincial Museum of Campania, Lapidarium of Th. Mommsen
(Capua, Museo provinciale campano)

Origin:
Cales.
Description:
ILS 2321 = EE 8. 1. 530 = RECapua 224.

M(arci) Aemili M(arci) f(ilii) Pob(lilia) / Soteriae equitis domo / Oscensis torquibus armill(is) / phaleris ab Imperatore / donatus(!) militis missici / veterani leg(ionis) VIIII Hispanie(n)s(is) / hic ossa sita sunt

Here are placed the bones of Marcus Aemilius Soteria, son of Marcus, of the Poblilian tribe, a horseman from Osca, decorated with necklaces, bracelets, and phalerae by the emperor, retired soldier and veteran of legion VIIII Hispana.

Literature:
Pavkovič M. F. The Legionary Horsemen: an Essay on the Equites Legionis and Equites Promoti. PhD. Diss. Ann Arbor, 1991. P. 159. №35.
Todisco E. I veterani in Italia in etá imperiale. Bari, 1999. P. 229.
Credits:
© 2015. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
© 1892. Text: Dessau H. Inscriptiones latinae selectae. Vol. I. Berolini. P. 468. №2321.
© 2015. Translation: S. Tariverdieva.
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