Graffito mentioning the men of the third legion and Rufa

Tertiani
Hic [ha]bita[r]unt (:habitaverunt)
Rufa ita vale quare bene felas (:fellas)


Translation: The men of the third legion were here. Farewell, Rufa because you suck well.
Findspot: Pompeii, Corridoio dei Teatri (VIII.7.20)
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Language: Latin
Writing Style: Graffito/incised
Apparatus Criticus: Textus secundum (1)
v. 3: cum praecedentibus fortasse non coniunctus (1), seiunctus (5)-(6), seiungendus (7)
v. 3: VALE supra imaginem navis EDR168121. BENE FELAS supra imaginem navis EDR167834.
Bibliography: CIL 04, 02421 con apographo, Tab. XXXIX 5 (1)
V. Väänänen, Le latin vulgaire des inscriptions pompéiennes (3 ed.), Berlin 1966, p. 126 (2)
J. N. Adams, The Latin Sexual Vocabulary, London 1982, p. 131 (3)
V. Hunink, Glücklich ist dieser Ort! 1000 Graffiti aus Pompeji, Stuttgart 2011, p. 274, nr. 809 (4)
A. Varone, Erotica Pompeiana: Love Inscriptions on the Walls of Pompeii, Rome 2002, p. 77 (5)
K.-W. Weeber, Decius war hier... Das Beste aus der römischen Graffiti-Szene, Düsseldorf 2003, p. 48, nr. 110, p. 143, nr. 506 (6)
A. Varone, Titulorum graphio exaratorum qui in C.I.L. vol. IV collecti sunt, Imagines, Roma 2012, vol. II, p. 417, con foto (7)
Gymnasium, 121, 2014, p. 103 (H. Solin) (8)
Link to EDR: #EDR166493
Suggested Citation: AGP-EDR166493, The Ancient Graffiti Project, <http://ancientgraffiti.org/Graffiti/graffito/AGP-EDR166493> [accessed: 14 Oct 2019]
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Editor: Rebecca Benefiel

Principal Contributor: Kyle Helms

Last Revision: 2018-11-28

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