Funeral inscription of gladiator-mirmillo Paratus.

1—100 CE.
EAOR. 1. 76 = AE. 1989. 74.

Rome, Antiquarium on the Caelian Hill

Origin:
Rome. Via Druso.
Description:
Block of ornamented marble: 64 × 103 × 33 cm. Letters’ size from 3.6 cm to 7.3. cm.

EAOR.1. 76 = AE. 1989. 74

Paratu[s] / m<u=I>rmillo / Munatiae Primae coniugi / pientissimae et sibi / posterisque suis

Paratus mirmillo for his most pious wife Munatia Prima and for himself and for his descendants.

Literature:
Pietrangeli C. Supplementi al Corpus Inscriptionum Latinarum // BCAR. LXVIII. 1940. P. 182. No. 15 (1).
Tumolesi P. S. Epigrafia Anfiteatrale dell’Occidente Romano. T. I. Roma, 1988. P. 71—72. No. 76.
AE. 1989. ¹ 74 (3).
Credits:
© 2015. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
Dating, marble block description: AE. 1989. No. 74.
© 2015.Transl. from lat., fr.: S. Tariverdieva.
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Keywords: Paratus mirmillo murmillo gladiator wife spouse Munatia Prima descendant Paratus mirmillo Munatiae Primae coniugi pientissimae et sibi posterisque suis EAOR 1 76 AE 1989 74
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