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Erotic grafitto

V Bombycion (:Βομβύκιον)
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Translation: Bombycion sucks
Findspot: Herculaneum , House of the Telephus Relief (InsulaOrientalisI.2)
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Language: Latin/Greek
Writing Style: Graffito/incised
Apparatus Criticus: Textus et mensurae secundum (1); periit (4)
Contulit et non invenit Benefiel (HGP) a. 2016.
v. 1: BOMBYLION proponitur ut nomen graecum (2); aliter apud (1) ut nomen graecum BOMBYKION (1)
v. 1: lat.: 6,2; litt. alt.: 0,4-1,3
v. 2: lat.: 4,4; litt. alt.: 0,7-1,7
In eodem peristylio EDR151899
Bibliography: CIL 04, 10628 (1)
Gnomon, 45, 1973, p. 272 (H. Solin) (2)
Am. Journ. Arch. 122, 2018, pp. 213, 215, 241 (R. Benefiel et H. Sypniewski) (3)
Link to EDR: #EDR151897
Suggested Citation: AGP-EDR151897, The Ancient Graffiti Project, <http://ancientgraffiti.org/Graffiti/graffito/AGP-EDR151897> [accessed: 19 Sep 2018]
Contributions:

Editor: Rebecca Benefiel

Principal Contributor: Holly Sypniewski

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