Drawing of a phallus


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Description of Drawing (English): phallus
Findspot: Herculaneum, Ramp (OutsideWalls.ow1)
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Drawing Category: Erotic images
Language: Latin
Writing Style: Graffito/incised
  • Height from Ground: 140
Apparatus Criticus: Textus secundum (1)
Iuxta EDR156779
Bibliography: CIL 04, 10704 (nota) (1)
Link to EDR: #EDR154541
Suggested Citation: 'Drawing of a phallus', The Ancient Graffiti Project Search Engine, <http://ancientgraffiti.org/Graffiti/graffito/AGP-EDR154541> [accessed: 21 Jun 2018]

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