Grammatical exercise

〈:columna I〉
Branc
broc
trans
nus

〈:columna II〉
Nos=
ter
tros
men

〈:columna III〉
Quod
quid
quae
quas

〈:columna IV〉
Rum
quis
que
dem

〈:columna V〉
Con
les
lis
muḷ

〈:columna VI〉
Mol
ma
me
mae

Letters once present, now missing due to damage to the surface or support

Damage to the surface or support; letters cannot be restored with certainty

Abbreviation; text was never written out; expanded by editor

Letters intentionally erased in antiquity

Letters whose reading is clear but meaning is incomprehensible

Characters damaged or unclear that would be unintelligible without context

Characters formerly visible, now missing

Description of a figural graffito (used by EDR and AGP)

Gives standard spelling to explain non-standard text in an inscription (used by EDR and AGP)


Symbol
[abc]
[- - -]
a(bc)
[[abc]]
ABC
ạḅ
abc
((:abc))
(:abc)
Translation: ---
Findspot: Herculaneum, House of Neptune and Amphitrite (V.7)
property metadata ➜
Language: Latin
Writing Style: Graffito/incised
  • Graffito Height: 8.1
  • Graffito Length: 12.6
  • Min Letter Height: 0.4
  • Max Letter Height: 1.7
Apparatus Criticus: Textus et mensurae secundum (1)
Infra EDR151868
Bibliography: CIL 04, 10567 (1)
Gnomon 45, 1973, p. 275 (H. Solin) (2)
Cursos sobre el Patrimonio Histórico 12. Actas de los XVIII Cursos Monográficos sobre el Patrimonio Histórico, Santander 2008, p. 57-76 (A. Guitiérrez) (3)
Arctos 43, 2009, p. 77 sg. (P. Kruschwitz and V.Campbell) (4)
A. Varone, Titulorum graphio exaratorum qui in CIL vol. IV collecti sunt, Imagines, Roma 2012, vol. II, p. 492, con foto (5)
Link to EDR: #EDR140039
Suggested Citation: 'Grammatical exercise', The Ancient Graffiti Project Search Engine, <http://ancientgraffiti.org/Graffiti/graffito/AGP-EDR140039> [accessed: 15 Dec 2017]

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