Erotic graffito

Longinus IV Idu[s Iu]lias
Iualias (:Iulias) accepit vim hila(re?)
Sturnus am(ator?)

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)
? Represents Uncertainty
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Translation: Longinus - Four days before the Ides of July, he received physical force cheerfully. Starling(?)...
Findspot: Herculaneum , Ramp (OutsideWalls.ow1)
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Language: Latin
Writing Style: Graffito/incised
Apparatus Criticus: Textus secundum (1); mensurae secundum (2)
Periit (4)
Contulerunt sed non invenerunt Dillard, King, et Loar (HGP) a. 2016.
v. 1: lat.: 9,5; litt. alt.: 3,0-5,0
v. 2: lat.: 10,4; litt. alt.: 0,2-1,8
v. 3: lat.: 6,0; litt. alt.: 0,3-1,0
vv. 1-2: quod prius in tectorio fracto esset, IVLIAS scriptum bis (2)
v. 2: aut HILA(RIS) (2)
v. 3: [- - -]S TVRNVS (3) quod STVRNVS ut nomen non attestatur, sed incertum est utrum tectorium mutilum esset.
Prope EDR140979, EDR154429, EDR154430, EDR154431, EDR154432, EDR154433, EDR140980, EDR140982, EDR140983, EDR140986, EDR154537
Bibliography: Rend. Ac. Arch. Nap., 33, 1958, p. 302, nr. 806 (M. Della Corte) (1)
CIL 04, 10694 (2)
Gnomon 45, 1973, p. 272 (H. Solin) (3)
Link to EDR: #EDR154434
Suggested Citation: AGP-EDR154434, The Ancient Graffiti Project, <http://ancientgraffiti.org/Graffiti/graffito/AGP-EDR154434> [accessed: 24 Jun 2019]

Editor: Rebecca Benefiel

Principal Contributor: Holly Sypniewski

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