Herma with the portrait of an actor Caius Norbanus Sorex
Bronze, cipollo marble. Augustan age.
Inv. No. 4991.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum Photo by Ilya Shurygin

Herma with the portrait of an actor Caius Norbanus Sorex.

Bronze, cipollo marble. Augustan age.
Inv. No. 4991.

Naples, National Archaeological Museum
(Napoli, Museo archeologico nazionale di Napoli)

Origin:
Precinct of the Temple of Isis at Pompeii.
Description:
CIL X 814.

C(ai) Norbani / Soricis / secundarum / mag(istri) pagi / Aug(usti) Felicis / suburbani / ex d(ecreto) d(ecurionum) / loc(us) d(atus)

Magistrates of the suburban district of Augustus Felix to Caius Norbanus Sorex, a secondary actor. The place (for the herma) was given by the decree of the decurions.

Credits:
2015. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
Data: museum annotation.
Keywords: bronze cipollo marble portrait herm herma herme term erma bust head actor Caius Norbanus Sorex Inv No 4991 CIL X 814 Cai Norbani Soricis secundarum magistri pagi Augusti Felicis suburbani ex decreto decurionum locus datus
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