Graffito mentioning the cities of Puteoli and Herculaneum

[---]A̲S̲[---] conclave Puteolis
[---]V̲LII consitont (:consistunt) Herculaneses (:Herculanenses) navculae (:naviculae)

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Symbol Meaning
[- - -] Damage to the surface or support; letters cannot be restored with certainty
ABC Letters whose reading is clear but meaning is incomprehensible
ạḅ Characters damaged or unclear that would be unintelligible without context
abc Characters formerly visible, now missing
(:abc) Gives standard spelling to explain non-standard text in an inscription (used by EDR and AGP)
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Translation: ... the place at Puteoli... the small Herculanean boats dock.
Findspot: Herculaneum , House of the Painted Papyrus (IV.8)
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Language: Latin
Writing Style: Graffito/incised
Apparatus Criticus: Textus secundum apographum apud (3), contulerunt et mensuras prehenderunt Clikeman, Jepsen, MacDonald, Zimmermann Damer (HGP) a. 2016.
vv. 1-2: II scriptum pro littera E.
v. 1: AS (1)(3), litterae haud clarae (2), haec pars tectorii nunc periit (4)-(5)
v. 2 (textus infra CONCLAVE): omisit (1), C̣[--]VI[--] (2), COANA (3), litteris abrasis (5)
v. 3: [Navic]ul(a)e convi(c)tores Herculane(n)ses nav(i)culae (1)
v. 3: [Navicula]rii <:vacat> consitont (:consistunt) Herculaneses nauculae (apographum, 2)
v. 3: VLII <:vacat> consitonts Herculaneses navculae (3)
v. 3:[---]LII consitont (4)
Bibliography: Rend. Ac. Arch. Nap., 33, 1958, p. 264, nr. 288 bis, 289 (M. Della Corte) (1)
A. Maiuri, Ercolano: I Nuovi Scavi (1927-1958), Roma 1958, p. 425, fig. 367 con apografo (2)
CIL 04, 10520 con apografo (3)
A. Varone, Titulorum graphio exaratorum qui in CIL vol. IV collecti sunt, Imagines, Roma 2012, vol. II, p. 486, con foto (4)
Link to EDR: #EDR140147
Suggested Citation: AGP-EDR140147, The Ancient Graffiti Project, <http://ancientgraffiti.org/Graffiti/graffito/AGP-EDR140147> [accessed: 15 Dec 2018]

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