Graffito naming Remnius Rufus

Rẹmnius Rufus

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Translation: Remnius Rufus
Findspot: Herculaneum, House of the Wooden Screen/Partition (III.11)
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Language: Latin
Writing Style: Graffito/incised
  • Graffito Height: 8.4
  • Graffito Length: 23.4
Apparatus Criticus: Textus et mensurae secundum (1)
v. 1: vestigia litterarum tenuissimarum valde evanidarum exstant (2).
De patre et filio eiusdem nominis, vide EDR152803 (vv. 7 et 9)
Bibliography: CIL 04, 10496 con apografo (1)
A. Varone, Titulorum graphio exaratorum qui in CIL vol. IV collecti sunt, Imagines, Roma 2012, vol. II, p. 515 (2)
Link to EDR: #EDR151948
Suggested Citation: 'Graffito naming Remnius Rufus', The Ancient Graffiti Project Search Engine, <> [accessed: 21 Jun 2018]

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