Graffito mentioning a senatorial decree

M̂ansi solus (e)x s(enatus) c(onsulto)

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Translation: I remained alone by decree of the senate
Findspot: Herculaneum, House of Wattlework (III.14)
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Language: Latin
Writing Style: charcoal
  • Min Letter Height: 4.0
  • Max Letter Height: 5.0
Apparatus Criticus: Textus secundum (1)
v. 1: MA in nexu
Supra EDR140254 et EDR151816
hac sententia, vide EDR140036 in alio membro eiusdem aedificii
Bibliography: CIL 04, 10501 (1)
Link to EDR: #EDR151818
Suggested Citation: 'Graffito mentioning a senatorial decree', The Ancient Graffiti Project Search Engine, <> [accessed: 21 Jun 2018]

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