Graffito naming Caius Ostius

C(aius) Ostius (:Hostius)

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a(bc) Abbreviation; text was never written out; expanded by editor
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Translation: Caius Ostius
Findspot: Herculaneum , House of the Stags (IV.21)
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Language: Latin
Writing Style: Graffito/incised
Apparatus Criticus: Textus secundum (3), mensurae secundum (2). Contulit et emendavit R. Benefiel a. 2018 ex apographo.
v. 1: C. Ostius (1)(2), sed Ostius pro nomine Hostius scriptum erat.
Contulerunt et non invenerunt Clikeman, Damer, Jepsen, MacDonald (HGP) a. 2016. Tectorium collapsum est.
Bibliography: Rend. Ac. Arch. Nap., 33, 1958, p. 268, n. 350 (M. Della Corte) (1)
CIL 04, 10558 (2)
Link to EDR: #EDR151863
Suggested Citation: AGP-EDR151863, The Ancient Graffiti Project, <http://ancientgraffiti.org/Graffiti/graffito/AGP-EDR151863> [accessed: 24 Jun 2019]

Editor: Rebecca Benefiel

Principal Contributor: Holly Sypniewski

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