Graffito mentioning the city of Puteoli

Vasileus habitat
Putelis (:Puteolis) in castris August[i- - -]
su(b) Valeri[o- - -]

Epigraphic Convention Key
Symbol Meaning
[abc] Letters once present, now missing due to damage to the surface or support
a(bc) Abbreviation; text was never written out; expanded by editor
(:abc) Gives standard spelling to explain non-standard text in an inscription (used by EDR and AGP)
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Translation: Vasileus lives at Puteoli in the camp of the emperor under (the command of) Valerius
Findspot: Herculaneum , House of Wattlework (III.14)
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Language: Latin
Writing Style: Graffito/incised
Apparatus Criticus: Textus secundum (2)
v. 1: VASILEVS pro BASILIVS? (2)
v. 2: PVTELIS pro PVTEOLIS; AVGVST[I] (1)-(2)
v. 3: aliter (1) SV[- - -] VALERI[- - -]: SV[M?] VALERI[VS?] vel SV[B?] VALERI[O?] (1)
v. 3: VALERI[O] (2)
Hic titulus cum EDR140036 coniungendus sit (1)-(2)
Supra EDR140036
Bibliography: Rend. Ac. Arch. Nap., 33, 1958, p. 242, nr. 4 (M. Della Corte) (1)
CIL 04, 10502 (2)
Link to EDR: #EDR151822
Suggested Citation: AGP-EDR151822, The Ancient Graffiti Project, <http://ancientgraffiti.org/Graffiti/graffito/AGP-EDR151822> [accessed: 24 Jun 2019]

Editor: Rebecca Benefiel

Principal Contributor: Holly Sypniewski

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