Drawing of a face

((:caput hominis prospiciens))


Description of Drawing (English): Head of a person facing forward
Findspot: Pompeii, Campus ad amphitheatrum (II.7.1)
Precise Location: col. XVIII, stria 5
Drawing Category: Human figures
Writing Style: Graffito/incised
Apparatus Criticus: Textus secundum (2); periit (3)-(4). Contulerunt et non invenerunt Sypniewski et Benefiel (AGP) a. 2019; lapsu tectorii periit.
Titulus descriptus sic: schematicamente tracciat[a]... una protome umana (1); facies hominis prospicientis (2)
Infra EDR127405 et prope EDR167451 (imago hermae prospicientis)
Permulti tituli, quorum multi imagines sunt, in hac columna inveniuntur: EDR167447, EDR167574, EDR128290 et EDR167446 (stria 4); EDR168101, EDR167581, et EDR127191 (stria 7); EDR127829, EDR127830, EDR127831, EDR128660 (stria 8); EDR128661 et EDR128733 (stria 9); EDR127828 et EDR128734 (stria 13); EDR128662 (stria 14); EDR127081 (stria 15); EDR128738 et EDR167583 (stria 16); EDR128663 (stria 10, 12, 15-16, 17)
Bibliography: Not. Sc., 64, 1939, p. 251 (M. Della Corte) (1)
CIL 04, 08562 (nota) (2)
M. Langner, Antike Graffitizeichnungen: Motive, Gestaltung, und Bedeutung, Wiesbaden 2001, nr. 573 (Kopf) (3)
http://ancientgraffiti.org/Graffiti/graffito/AGP-EDR167453 (4)
Link to EDR: #EDR167453
Suggested Citation: AGP-EDR167453, The Ancient Graffiti Project, <http://ancientgraffiti.org/Graffiti/graffito/AGP-EDR167453> [accessed: 23 Feb 2024]
Contributions:

Editor: Rebecca Benefiel

Principal Contributor: Holly Sypniewski

Contributors: H. Sypniewski, H. Busby, C. Hartline, B. Wright, M. Yorio

Last Revision: 2020-06-17

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