Series of characters


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)

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Translation: (Incomprehensible series of characters)
Findspot: Herculaneum, House of the Fabric (IV.19)
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Language: Latin
Writing Style: Graffito/incised
  • Graffito Height: 2
  • Graffito Length: 4.8
  • Min Letter Height: 0.6
  • Max Letter Height: 1
Apparatus Criticus: Textus et mensurae secundum (2), contulerunt et non invenerunt Campbell, Helms, Hicks, Nyhuis, Rasmussen, Rebman (HGP) a. 2014.
vv. 1-2: Apud (2) nullae litterae leguntur: apographum solum datur. Lectio haud certa videtur. Sono forse eserecitazioni alphabetiche (1).
Prope EDR142441
Bibliography: Rend. Ac. Arch. Nap. 33, 1958, p. 269, nr. 373 (M. Della Corte) (1)
CIL 04, 10555a con apografo (2)
Link to EDR: #EDR142440
Suggested Citation: 'Series of characters', The Ancient Graffiti Project Search Engine, <> [accessed: 18 Jun 2018]

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