Beautiful horse

((:equus ad sin. incedens))

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Description of Drawing (English): horse trotting to the left
Findspot: Pompeii, Casa dei Quattro Stili (I.8.17)
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Drawing Category: Animals
Language: other
Writing Style: Graffito/incised
Apparatus Criticus: Textus secundum (3)
Bibliography: CIL 04, 08215 (nota) (1) A. Gallo, La Casa dei Quattro Stili, Napoli 1989, Tav. XXXIV n. 58 con foto (2) R. Benefiel, apud Ancient Graffiti in Context, New York 2011, p. 46 n. 10, and p. 33 with overall photo (3)
Link to EDR: #EDR124976
Suggested Citation: 'Beautiful horse', The Ancient Graffiti Project Search Engine, <> [accessed: 22 May 2018]

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