Funerary inscription of Annia Festa
Marble.
L. 32, H. 20 cm.
CIL 06, 07474 (p 3852). EDR107599. ILS 8260.
Saint Petersburg, National Library of Russia (NLR)Photo by Ilya Shurygin

Funerary inscription of Annia Festa.

Marble.
L. 32, H. 20 cm.
CIL 06, 07474 (p 3852). EDR107599. ILS 8260.

Saint Petersburg, National Library of Russia (NLR).

Origin:
From Rome. This marble with inscription is one of ten small marble plates inscripted in Latin that were acquired by Grand Duchess Elena Pavlovna in Rome in 1859 and given as a gift to the Imperial Public Library. All these inscriptions are funerary. At present 7 of them are installed in the wall of a staircase leading to the main reading room.
Description:
Annia Festa / fecit sibi et / coniugi carissimo et / quos in testamento / heredes nominavero
Credits:
© 2022. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
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