Graffito naming Caius Ostius

C(aius) Ostius (:Hostius?)

Epigraphic Convention Key
Symbol Meaning
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)
? Represents Uncertainty
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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 et mensurae secundum (1); periit (2). Secundum R. Benefiel, nomen scriptum Ostius pro nomine Hostius esse potest.
Contulerunt et non invenerunt Clikeman, Damer, Jepsen, MacDonald (HGP) a. 2016. Tectorium collapsum est.
Bibliography: CIL 04, 10558 (1)
Link to EDR: #EDR151863
Suggested Citation: AGP-EDR151863, The Ancient Graffiti Project, <http://ancientgraffiti.org/Graffiti/graffito/AGP-EDR151863> [accessed: 15 Aug 2018]

Editor: Rebecca Benefiel

Principal Contributor: Holly Sypniewski

Last Revision: 2017-09-30