Cremation cippus of Julius Caesar, son of Germanicus
Travertine. 8—10 CE.
CIL VI 890 = ILS 181b = AE 1994, 241.
H. 65.50, W. 66.30, D. 37.20, letter h. 3.2—5.5 cm.
Inv. No. 2304.
Rome, Vatican Museums, Chiaramonti Museum, New wing, 30e Photo by Sergey Sosnovskiy

Cremation cippus of Julius Caesar, son of Germanicus.

Travertine. 8—10 CE.
CIL VI 890 = ILS 181b = AE 1994, 241.
H. 65.50, W. 66.30, D. 37.20, letter h. 3.2—5.5 cm.
Inv. No. 2304.

Rome, Vatican Museums, Chiaramonti Museum, New wing, 30e
(Musei Vaticani, Museo Chiaramonti, Braccio nuovo)

Origin:
Rome, corner of Corso Umberto I and Piazza S. Carlo, just east of the Mausoleum of Augustus, 1777. Formerly — Musei Vaticani, Museo Pio-Clementino, Galleria delle statue.
Description:
CIL VI 890 = ILS 181b = AE 1994, 241:

[3 Caes]ar / [Ge]rmanici Caesaris f(ilius) / hic crematus est

... Caesar, son of Germanicus Caesar, was cremated here.

Credits:
Keywords: travertine lapis Tiburtinus funerary funeral cremation cippus of Julius Caesar Crematorium Ustrinum Augusti kaustra Inv No 2304 30e 30 e CIL VI 890 ILS 181b AE 1994 241 Caesar Germanici Caesaris filius hic crematus est
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