Statement about education

Qui mihi docendi
dederit mercedem,
abeat (:habeat) quod
petit a superis


Translation: May he who has given me payment for teaching have that which he asks from the gods.
Findspot: Pompeii, Campus ad amphitheatrum (II.7.1)
Precise Location: col. XVIII, stria 5
Language: Latin
Writing Style: Graffito/incised
Apparatus Criticus: Textus secundum (2), mensurae ex apographo apud (2). Contulerunt et non invenerunt Sypniewski et Benefiel (AGP) a. 2019; lapsu tectorii periit.
vv. 1-4: II scriptum pro littera E in multis locis; E scriptum in primis syllabis trium verborum
v. 3: abeat pro HABEAT scriptum
Titulus in litteris cursivis scriptus est.

Supra EDR167451 et EDR167453
Permulti tituli, quorum multi imagines sunt, in hac columna inveniuntur: EDR167447, EDR167574, EDR128290 et EDR167446 (stria 4); EDR168101, EDR167581, et EDR127191 (stria 7); EDR127829, EDR127830, EDR127831, EDR128660 (stria 8); EDR128661 et EDR128733 (stria 9); EDR127828 et EDR128734 (stria 13); EDR128662 (stria 14); EDR127081 (stria 15); EDR128738 et EDR167583 (stria 16); EDR128663 (stria 10, 12, 15-16, 17)
Bibliography: Not. Sc., 64, 1939, p. 250, nr. 52 con apografo (M. Della Corte) (1)
CIL 04, 08562 (2)
A. Cooley and M. Cooley, Pompeii and Herculaneum: a Sourcebook (2 ed.), New York 2014, p. 265, nr. H75, traduzione inglese (3)
http://ancientgraffiti.org/Graffiti/graffito/AGP-EDR127405 (4)
Link to EDR: #EDR127405
Suggested Citation: AGP-EDR127405, The Ancient Graffiti Project, <http://ancientgraffiti.org/Graffiti/graffito/AGP-EDR127405> [accessed: 24 May 2024]
Contributions:

Editor: Rebecca Benefiel

Principal Contributors: Holly Sypniewski, Caroline Sutherland, Holly Sypniewski

Contributors: H. Sypniewski, H. Busby, C. Hartline, B. Wright, M. Yorio

Last Revision: 2021-01-24

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