City

Insula

Herculaneum+
Pompeii+
Smyrna+
Insula II+
Insula III+
Insula IV+
Insula V+
Insula VI+
Insula VII+
Insula Orientalis I+
Insula Orientalis II+
Within Walls+
Outside Walls+
Insula I.8+
Insula II.2+
Insula II.4+
Insula II.7+
Insula V.1+
Insula VII.12+
Insula VIII.1+
Insula VIII.2+
Insula VIII.3+
Insula VIII.4+
Insula VIII.5+
Insula VIII.6+
Insula VIII.7+
Agora+

Property Type

  • +
  • +
  • +
  • +
  • +

Street

Herculaneum +
    • +
    • +
    • +
Pompeii +
    • +
    • +
    • +
    • +
    • +
    • +
    • +
    • +
    • +
    • +
    • +
    • +
    • +
    • +
    • +
    • +
    • +
    • +
    • +
    • +
    • +
    • +
    • +
    • +
    • +
    • +
    • +

Drawing Category

Writing Style

Language

Images

Search

Return To Top

    2097 results found Page 1 of 11

    Sort by
    View

    Graffito

    Graffito:

    Mus

    Translation: ---
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Wooden Screen/Partition (III.11)
    CIL: 10498c
    See more information ➜

    Drawing of a boat

    Graffito:

    ((:carina navis))

    Description of Drawing (English): keel of ship
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Telephus Relief (InsulaOrientalisI.2)
    Drawing Category: Boats
    See more information ➜

    Mention of a flask (?)

    Graffito:

    Lagunas (:lagoenas)

    Translation: Flasks
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of Wattlework (III.14)
    CIL: 10500
    See more information ➜

    Drawing of a rooster

    Graffito:

    ((:gallus cum crista alisque))

    Description of Drawing (English): rooster with comb and wings
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Samnite House (V.1)
    Drawing Category: Animals
    See more information ➜

    Drawing of a gladiator

    Graffito:

    ((:gladiator gladio et scuto longo armatus))

    Description of Drawing (English): gladiator armed with sword and long shield
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of Argus (II.2)
    Drawing Category: Gladiators
    See more information ➜

    Graffito in Greek

    Graffito:

    Φάβ(ιος)

    Translation: Fab(ius)
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Bicentenary (V.15)
    CIL: 10574b
    See more information ➜

    Greek alphabet

    Graffito:

    ΑΒΓΔΕ

    Translation: Beginning of Greek alphabet
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Mosaic Atrium (IV.2)
    CIL: 10708
    See more information ➜

    Drawing of a boat

    Graffito:

    ((:navis oneraria))

    Description of Drawing (English): cargo ship
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Decumanus Maximus
    Drawing Category: Boats
    See more information ➜

    Graffito naming Albinus

    Graffito:

    Albinus

    Translation: Albinus
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Telephus Relief (InsulaOrientalisI.2)
    CIL: 10633
    See more information ➜

    Inventory

    Graffito:

    Qunei (:cunei) XXIII
    Asseres XV

    Translation: 23 wedges. 15 poles.
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Upper Aula (InsulaOrientalisII.19)
    CIL: 10670b
    See more information ➜

    Greetings (?)

    Graffito:

    AM
    Surus
    Ianua va(le)

    Translation: Am(andus?), Surus: farewell Ianua(rius?).
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Mosaic Atrium (IV.2)
    CIL: 10513
    See more information ➜

    Graffito naming Tiberius Claudius

    Graffito:

    Ti(berius) Claud(ius)

    Translation: Tiberius Claudius
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Dye shop (InsulaOrientalisII.11-12)
    CIL: 10667
    See more information ➜

    Graffito

    Graffito:

    Ultas

    Translation: The (women?) who have avenged (?)
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Palaestra (InsulaOrientalisII.4)
    CIL: 10658
    See more information ➜

    Graffito naming Cilix

    Graffito:

    [F]usci Cilix
    Cilix

    Translation: Cilix, (slave) of Fuscus. Cilix.
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Suburban Baths (OutsideWalls.ow2)
    CIL: 10681
    See more information ➜

    Drawing of a stag and a man

    Graffito:

    ((:vir cervum equitans))

    Description of Drawing (English): man riding stag
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Stags (IV.21)
    CIL: 10561
    Drawing Categories: Human figures , Animals
    See more information ➜

    Graffto mentioning a name (?)

    Graffito:

    Himnûs (:Hymnus)

    Translation: Himnus
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Wooden Screen/Partition (III.11)
    CIL: Varone 2000
    See more information ➜

    Graffito naming Caetronius

    Graffito:

    Caetronius

    Translation: Caetronius
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Ramp (OutsideWalls.ow1)
    CIL: 10685
    See more information ➜

    Drawing of a column base

    Graffito:

    ((:basis columnae))

    Description of Drawing (English): column base
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Stags (IV.21)
    CIL: 10561
    Drawing Category: Other
    See more information ➜

    Mention of food

    Graffito:

    Alica

    Translation: Porridge
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Grand Taberna (IV.15-16)
    CIL: 10533
    See more information ➜

    Drawing of an animal

    Graffito:

    ((:animal))

    Description of Drawing (English): animal
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Stags (IV.21)
    CIL: 10561
    Drawing Category: Animals
    See more information ➜

    Drawing of a gladiator helmet

    Graffito:

    ((:galea gladiatoria))

    Description of Drawing (English): gladiator helmet
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Grand Portal (V.35)
    CIL: 10711
    Drawing Category: Gladiators
    See more information ➜

    Graffito

    Graffito:

    IVSTAR

    Translation: Iusta (i.e. a name)...
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Bronze Herm (III.16)
    CIL: 10507
    See more information ➜

    Drawing of a stag and a dog

    Graffito:

    ((:cervus a cane assultatus))

    Description of Drawing (English): stag attacked by dog
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Stags (IV.21)
    CIL: 10561
    Drawing Category: Animals
    See more information ➜

    Graffito naming Apollinaris (doctor of the emperor)

    Graffito:

    Apollinaris medicus Tìtì Impe(ratoris) 〈:servus〉
    hic cacavit bene

    Translation: Apollinaris, doctor, slave of the emperor Titus, pooped well here
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Gem (InsulaOrientalisI.1)
    CIL: 10619
    See more information ➜

    Graffito

    Graffito:

    Mamium(:Mammium) Anicetum
    rogamus guria(:curia) Augustiana

    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: So-called College of the Augustales (Curia) (VI.21)
    See more information ➜

    Graffito

    Graffito:

    C(aius) Messenius Eunomus im(:in) curia

    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: So-called College of the Augustales (Curia) (VI.21)
    See more information ➜

    Graffito in Greek

    Graffito:

    Φιλιππε̣

    Translation: Oh Philippos!
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Decumanus Inferior (V.34-35)
    CIL: 10588b
    See more information ➜

    Graffito in Greek

    Graffito:

    Πρόκλα

    Translation: Πρόκλα
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Upstairs apartment (V.18)
    CIL: 10577
    See more information ➜

    Series of characters

    Graffito:

    〈:textus non legitur〉

    Translation: (Incomprehensible series of characters)
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Fabric (IV.19)
    CIL: 10555a
    See more information ➜

    Greek letters

    Graffito:

    ΛΙΑΒΙΧΤΛ

    Translation: ---
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Telephus Relief (InsulaOrientalisI.2)
    CIL: 10624
    See more information ➜

    Greek alphabet

    Graffito:

    ΑΒΓΔΕΖΗΘΙΚΛΜ

    Translation: Beginning of Greek alphabet
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Inn (III.19)
    CIL: 10707
    See more information ➜

    Graffito naming the Salinenses

    Graffito:

    omnibus Salinensi v[---]

    Translation: To all the Salinenses...
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Ramp (OutsideWalls.ow1)
    CIL: 10690
    See more information ➜

    Warning for Timinia

    Graffito:

    Caves, Timinia,
    Iures

    Translation: Beware, Timinia: thieves!
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Central Baths (VI.1,7-10)
    CIL: 10600
    See more information ➜

    Graffito naming Quintus Vettius

    Graffito:

    Q̣(uintus) Veṭiuṣ (:Vettius)

    Translation: Quintus Vet(t)ius
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Brick Altar (III.17)
    CIL: 10509
    See more information ➜

    Initials

    Graffito:

    Q(uintus?) V(---) R(---)

    Translation: Quintus V(- - -) R(- - -)
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Mosaic Atrium (IV.2)
    CIL: 10516
    See more information ➜

    Drawing of a gladiator helmet

    Graffito:

    ((:galea gladiatoria cum crista ad dext.))

    Description of Drawing (English): gladiator helmet with crest facing right
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Grand Portal (V.35)
    CIL: 10711
    Drawing Category: Gladiators
    See more information ➜

    Graffito about Diogenes the Cynic philosopher

    Graffito:

    Διογένης ὁ κυνικὸς φιλόσοφος
    ἰδὼν γυναῖκα ὑπὸ ποταμοῦ φε=
    ρομένην, εἶπεν· ἄφες φέρεσσθαι(:φέρεσθαι)
    τὸ κακ⌜ὸ⌝ν ὑπὸ κα`κοῦ´ ΚΙΥΣ.

    Translation: Diogenes the Cynic philospher, seeing a woman being carried off by the river, said: let the bad thing be carried away by the worse.
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Grand Taberna (IV.15-16)
    CIL: 10529
    See more information ➜

    Graffito naming Severus

    Graffito:

    Severus

    Translation: Severus
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Bicentenary (V.15)
    CIL: 10570
    See more information ➜

    Graffito

    Graffito:

    eribus (:heribus) miscella

    Translation: a mish-mash
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Central Baths (VI.1,7-10)
    CIL: 10604b
    See more information ➜

    Series of letters

    Graffito:

    CEN

    Translation: ---
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Wooden Shrine (V.31)
    CIL: 10586a
    See more information ➜

    Greetings to Urbanus

    Graffito:

    Urban(e) v̂a(le)

    Translation: Goodbye, Urbanus
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Ramp (OutsideWalls.ow1)
    CIL: 10689
    See more information ➜

    Tally marks

    Graffito:

    IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII

    Translation: 19
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Wineshop of Antigonus (InsulaOrientalisII.9)
    CIL: 10663c
    See more information ➜

    Numerical graffito

    Graffito:

    S(emis) C Y ((mille)) S(emis) S(emis)

    Translation: ---
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Palaestra (InsulaOrientalisII.4)
    CIL: 10657
    See more information ➜

    Erotic grafitto

    Graffito:

    V Bombycion (:Βομβύκιον)
    fellat

    Translation: Bombycion sucks
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Telephus Relief (InsulaOrientalisI.2)
    CIL: 10628
    See more information ➜

    Beginning of a word

    Graffito:

    SA

    Translation: ---
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Cardo IV (V.1-9)
    CIL: 10563d
    See more information ➜

    Beginning of a name

    Graffito:

    SAB

    Translation: Sab(inus?) (or Sabina?)
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Mosaic Atrium (IV.2)
    CIL: 10517
    See more information ➜

    Graffito naming Crocale

    Graffito:

    Croca̲ḷe
    barbat̲a̲

    Translation: Bearded Crocale
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Taberna of Priapus (IV.17)
    CIL: 10547
    See more information ➜

    Graffito naming Amata

    Graffito:

    Amatạ

    Translation: Amata
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Cardo IV (III.11-19)
    CIL: 10508a
    See more information ➜

    Graffito naming Proculus

    Graffito:

    Proculus
    ((:herma viri))

    Translation: Proculus
    Description of Drawing (English): bust of a man
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Decumanus Inferior (IV.10-15)
    CIL: 10526
    Drawing Category: Human figures
    See more information ➜

    Tally marks

    Graffito:

    IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII
    〈:vacat〉 III

    Translation: 17 and 3
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Shop of the Gem-cutter (InsulaOrientalisII.10)
    CIL: 10666c
    See more information ➜

    Greetings to Primigenius

    Graffito:

    Prigenio (:Primigenio?) s(alutem)

    Translation: Hello to Primigenius.
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Grand Taberna (IV.15-16)
    CIL: 10531
    See more information ➜

    Graffito naming Publius Septumius

    Graffito:

    P(ublius) Septumius

    Translation: Publius Septumius
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Fabric (IV.19)
    CIL: 10553
    See more information ➜

    Graffito

    Graffito:

    M

    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Cardo IV (V.1-9)
    CIL: 10484
    See more information ➜

    Roman numerals

    Graffito:

    CLXX

    Translation: 170
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Bicentenary (V.15)
    CIL: 10571
    See more information ➜

    Graffito

    Graffito:

    M̲O̲E̲ƆCIA C̲C̲

    Translation: ---
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Cardo IV (III.11-19)
    CIL: 10504
    See more information ➜

    Graffito naming Marcellus

    Graffito:

    vol cum Marcello bona[---]

    Translation: If (...) with Marcellus good (...?)
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Grand Taberna (IV.15-16)
    CIL: 10541
    See more information ➜

    Series of letters

    Graffito:

    IVIIRIIHIIRI

    Translation: ---
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Telephus Relief (InsulaOrientalisI.2)
    CIL: 10627
    See more information ➜

    Greetings to Fausta

    Graffito:

    [A]ve Fausta s(alutem)

    Translation: Greetings, Fausta!
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Ramp (OutsideWalls.ow1)
    CIL: 10704
    See more information ➜

    Graffito mentioning animals

    Graffito:

    Misit 〈:vacat〉 iter(um?)
    agnas s
    o siṃplex cima
    nempius

    Translation: He sent, a second time, female lambs (...other letters here...)
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Not found (Unknown.0)
    CIL: 5450
    See more information ➜

    Series of letters

    Graffito:

    HIMME

    Translation: ---
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Telephus Relief (InsulaOrientalisI.2)
    CIL: 10639
    See more information ➜

    Insult

    Graffito:

    Lasius cinedus (:cinaedus)

    Translation: Lasius is a pervert.
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Water Tower (WithinWalls.ww2)
    CIL: 10671
    See more information ➜

    Graffito

    Graffito:

    Ìn curia {Aus} Augustiana

    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: So-called College of the Augustales (Curia) (VI.21)
    See more information ➜

    Insult (?)

    Graffito:

    Fatuus

    Translation: Idiot
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Central Baths (VI.1,7-10)
    CIL: 10601
    See more information ➜

    Mention of a vase

    Graffito:

    Vasa

    Translation: Vase
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Taberna Vasaria (IV.14)
    CIL: 10527
    See more information ➜

    Graffito

    Graffito:

    Quid

    Translation: What
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Cardo IV (V.1-9)
    CIL: 10563b
    See more information ➜

    Graffito naming Colonus

    Graffito:

    Col=
    ((denarius))
    ono (:Colono)

    Translation: A denarius to (for?) Colonus
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Wooden Screen/Partition (III.11)
    CIL: 10497
    See more information ➜

    Graffito mentioning the city of Cumae

    Graffito:

    Cereales sint Cums (:Cumis)

    Translation: Cerialis and Cerialis might be at Cumae.
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Grand Taberna (IV.15-16)
    CIL: 10538
    See more information ➜

    Series of letters

    Graffito:

    GENT[--]RR[---]

    Translation: ---
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Wooden Shrine (V.31)
    CIL: 10586b
    See more information ➜

    Graffito

    Graffito:

    CVEN

    Translation: to whom in . . .
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Wooden Shrine (V.31)
    CIL: 10586d
    See more information ➜

    Series of letters

    Graffito:

    ON

    Translation: ---
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Taberna (IV.10)
    CIL: 10523b
    See more information ➜

    Wordplay (anagram)

    Graffito:

    Exsêtri (:extersi)

    Translation: I wiped myself
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Corinthian Atrium (V.30)
    CIL: 10580
    See more information ➜

    Mention of a name (?)

    Graffito:

    [---]bius

    Translation: Vibius?
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Central Baths (VI.1,7-10)
    CIL: 10599b
    See more information ➜

    Graffito

    Graffito:

    Q(uintus) M[---]ANTV[---]

    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Telephus Relief (InsulaOrientalisI.2)
    CIL: 10630
    See more information ➜

    Graffito naming Gaius (H)ostius

    Graffito:

    C(aius) Ostius (:Hostius)

    Translation: Gaius Hostius (here, pronounced Ostius)
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Stags (IV.21)
    CIL: 10558
    See more information ➜

    Mention of weights and measures

    Graffito:

    Saco(mata?) XX

    Translation: Counterweights(?) 20
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Central Baths (VI.1,7-10)
    CIL: 10593
    See more information ➜

    Drawing of a phallus

    Graffito:

    ((:phallus))

    Description of Drawing (English): phallus
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Ramp (OutsideWalls.ow1)
    CIL: 10704
    Drawing Category: Erotic images
    See more information ➜

    Graffito mentioning a name

    Graffito:

    CAI

    Translation: Gaius! (vocative... or abbreviated nominative, or set of initials)
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Telephus Relief (InsulaOrientalisI.2)
    CIL: 10636
    See more information ➜

    Graffito naming Polybius (?)

    Graffito:

    POLY

    Translation: Poly(bius?)
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Telephus Relief (InsulaOrientalisI.2)
    CIL: 10637
    See more information ➜

    Tally marks

    Graffito:

    Omnes
    XXXI

    Translation: All of them, 31
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Shop of the Gem-cutter (InsulaOrientalisII.10)
    CIL: 10666b
    See more information ➜

    Beginning of a name

    Graffito:

    Romu(lus)

    Translation: Romu(lus?)
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Stags (IV.21)
    CIL: 10559
    See more information ➜

    Initials

    Graffito:

    AḶṢ

    Translation: ---
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Stags (IV.21)
    CIL: 10557
    See more information ➜

    Greetings to Anicetus and Paris

    Graffito:

    Anicete Paris, va(lete)

    Translation: Goodbye, Anicetus (and) Paris.
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Telephus Relief (InsulaOrientalisI.2)
    CIL: 10643a
    See more information ➜

    Roman numerals

    Graffito:

    LXXII

    Translation: 72
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of Granianus (InsulaOrientalisI.1a)
    CIL: 10647
    See more information ➜

    Tally marks

    Graffito:

    S IIIII

    Translation: S 5
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: (InsulaOrientalisII.2-3)
    CIL: 10651a
    See more information ➜

    Graffito naming Myrine

    Graffito:

    Myrine mari

    Translation: Myrine to the sea (?)
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Painted Papyrus (IV.8)
    CIL: 10521
    See more information ➜

    Graffito

    Graffito:

    Mortus (:Mortuus)
    Ercolanius (:Hercolanius)

    Translation: Hercolanius is dead.
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Suburban Baths (OutsideWalls.ow2)
    CIL: Varone 2000
    See more information ➜

    Graffito naming a man

    Graffito:

    Q(uintus) M[---] Antu[s ---]

    Translation: Quintus M[---] Antu[s--?]
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Telephus Relief (InsulaOrientalisI.2)
    CIL: 10630
    See more information ➜

    Graffito

    Graffito:

    [- - -]o
    [- - -]foro

    Translation: ... (in the) forum (?)
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Telephus Relief (InsulaOrientalisI.2)
    CIL: 10629
    See more information ➜

    Initials (?)

    Graffito:

    MAL

    Translation: ---
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Cardo IV (V.1-9)
    CIL: 10563c
    See more information ➜

    Graffito naming Sextus Porcius

    Graffito:

    Se(xtus) Porcius
    s s

    Translation: Se(xtus) Porcius / s s
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Bronze Herm (III.16)
    CIL: 10506
    See more information ➜

    Graffito mentioning an office

    Graffito:

    P S edituis (:aedituus)

    Translation: P S For the temple-attendants(?)
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Wooden Shrine (V.31)
    CIL: 10587
    See more information ➜

    Series of letters

    Graffito:

    [---] DIII VII

    Translation: ---
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Wooden Shrine (V.31)
    CIL: 10586c
    See more information ➜

    Initials (?)

    Graffito:

    C C ego

    Translation: C. C. I (myself)....
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Gem (InsulaOrientalisI.1)
    CIL: 10618
    See more information ➜

    Graffito

    Graffito:

    NO

    Translation: ---
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Telephus Relief (InsulaOrientalisI.2)
    CIL: 10625a
    See more information ➜

    Graffito mentioning a name (?)

    Graffito:

    Q(uintus) [-] LA

    Translation: Q(uintus) La(elius?)
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Fabric (IV.19)
    CIL: 10554a
    See more information ➜

    Graffito mentioning a date

    Graffito:

    VIII k(alendas) Iulias

    Translation: Eight days before the Kalends of July
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Suburban Baths (OutsideWalls.ow2)
    CIL: 10683
    See more information ➜

    Statement about a transaction

    Graffito:

    [+1?+]anthi
    trama
    p(ondo) IX
    stame(n)
    p(ondo) VII
    VIII

    Translation: Cloth for (literally of) Xanthus: weft - 9 (units by weight), warp - 7 (units), 8
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of Granianus (InsulaOrientalisI.1a)
    CIL: 10645
    See more information ➜

    Statement about a transaction

    Graffito:

    Exemta (:exempta)
    stecora (:stercora)
    a(ssibus) XI

    Translation: Dung removed for 11 asses (coins)
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Black Salon (VI.13)
    CIL: 10606
    See more information ➜

    Statement about a transaction

    Graffito:

    Vinum acceptum
    ab domino VII Idus Apriles

    Translation: Wine (was) received from the master seven days before the Ides of April.
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of Neptune and Amphitrite (V.7)
    CIL: 10565
    See more information ➜

    Roman numerals

    Graffito:

    PR XXX CV[+]XXX

    Translation: Price: 30 Cu(?): 30
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Grand Portal (V.35)
    CIL: 10591
    See more information ➜

    Series of letters

    Graffito:

    [- - - d]ece[mbr?- - -]

    Translation: (D)ece(mber?)
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Central Baths (VI.1,7-10)
    CIL: 10605
    See more information ➜

    Graffito

    Graffito:

    Vidimus

    Translation: We saw
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Telephus Relief (InsulaOrientalisI.2)
    CIL: 10635
    See more information ➜

    Beginning of a name (?)

    Graffito:

    METI

    Translation: Metienus(?) OR Mettius(?)
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Telephus Relief (InsulaOrientalisI.2)
    CIL: 10644
    See more information ➜

    Graffito

    Graffito:

    AB

    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Upstairs apartment (V.18)
    CIL: 10709
    See more information ➜

    Drawing of a head

    Graffito:

    ((:facies))

    Description of Drawing (English): face
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Taberna of Priapus (IV.17)
    Drawing Category: Human figures
    See more information ➜

    Greetings to Echio

    Graffito:

    Echio va(le)

    Translation: Goodbye Echio.
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Central Baths (VI.1,7-10)
    CIL: 10596
    See more information ➜

    Tally marks

    Graffito:

    IIIIIIIIIIIIIIII

    Translation: 16
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Shop of the Gem-cutter (InsulaOrientalisII.10)
    CIL: 10666d
    See more information ➜

    Graffito mentioning a name (?)

    Graffito:

    Eueno

    Translation: to Euenus?
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Taberna of Priapus (IV.17)
    CIL: 10549
    See more information ➜

    Drawing of a man

    Graffito:

    ((:herma viri cum palma))

    Description of Drawing (English): bust of man with palm
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Central Baths (VI.1,7-10)
    CIL: 10604
    Drawing Categories: Human figures , Plants
    See more information ➜

    Greek alphabet

    Graffito:

    ΑΒΓΔ

    Translation: Beginning of a Greek alphabet
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Telephus Relief (InsulaOrientalisI.2)
    CIL: 10716
    See more information ➜

    Tally marks

    Graffito:

    IIIIIIIIIIII

    Translation: 12
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Wineshop of Antigonus (InsulaOrientalisII.9)
    CIL: 10663d
    See more information ➜

    Graffito mentioning a senatorial decree

    Graffito:

    Ex se[na]tu (:senatus) con=
    sul[to] VVCA
    [---]E ICA
    m̂ansi solus

    Translation: By decree of the senate (... other letters here...), I remained alone
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of Wattlework (III.14)
    CIL: 10503
    See more information ➜

    Drawing of a head

    Graffito:

    ((:caput viri barbati))

    Description of Drawing (English): head of bearded man
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Taberna of Priapus (IV.17)
    Drawing Category: Human figures
    See more information ➜

    Graffito

    Graffito:

    Felices

    Translation: Lucky ones
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Mosaic Atrium (IV.2)
    CIL: 10514
    See more information ➜

    Graffito naming Epicurus

    Graffito:

    A Epicurus
    si es Utica

    Translation: A(ulus?) Epicurus, if you are at Utica . . .
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Mosaic Atrium (IV.2)
    CIL: 10515
    See more information ➜

    Graffito

    Graffito:

    Debere

    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of Argus (II.2)
    CIL: 2513a
    See more information ➜

    Graffito mentioning money

    Graffito:

    Assis IIIIHIINII
    CCCXXX

    Translation: Coins (...series of characters) / 330
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Taberna (IV.10)
    CIL: 10523c
    See more information ➜

    Graffito

    Graffito:

    AXBVCD

    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of Argus (II.2)
    CIL: 2543
    See more information ➜

    Drawing of a stag

    Graffito:

    ((:cervus stans))

    Description of Drawing (English): standing stag
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Central Baths (VI.1,7-10)
    CIL: 10600
    Drawing Category: Animals
    See more information ➜

    Drawing of a gladiator helmet

    Graffito:

    ((:galea gladiatoria))

    Description of Drawing (English): gladiator helmet
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Grand Portal (V.35)
    CIL: 10711
    Drawing Category: Gladiators
    See more information ➜

    Beginning of a name (?)

    Graffito:

    MAM

    Translation: Mam(ius?)
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Samnite House (V.1)
    CIL: 10564
    See more information ➜

    Graffito naming Vibidius (?)

    Graffito:

    Vibidi

    Translation: Of Vibidius (?) OR Vibidi(us...?)
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Grand Taberna (IV.15-16)
    CIL: 10537
    See more information ➜

    Graffito

    Graffito:

    〈:ad perpendiculum〉
    Iuvari

    Translation: To be helped
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Bicentenary (V.15)
    CIL: 10572
    See more information ➜

    Graffito in Greek

    Graffito:

    Ἑρμία(ς)

    Translation: Hermias (i.e. a name)
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Central Baths (VI.1,7-10)
    CIL: 10594
    See more information ➜

    Greek alphabet

    Graffito:

    ΜΝΞΟΠΡϹΤΥΦΧΨΩ

    Translation: Second half of Greek alphabet
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Wooden Shrine (V.31)
    CIL: 10710
    See more information ➜

    Numerical graffito

    Graffito:

    ((mille)) ((mille))

    Translation: 1000 1000
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Palaestra (InsulaOrientalisII.4)
    CIL: 10659
    See more information ➜

    Graffito

    Graffito:

    Burṛ[us] 〈:vacat〉 p̣edad (:petat) H

    Translation: Burr(us) seeks (?)
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Wooden Shrine (V.31)
    CIL: 10582
    See more information ➜

    Graffito

    Graffito:

    [---]ASV M umor[---]

    Translation: (Other letters here...) moisture
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Palaestra (InsulaOrientalisII.4)
    CIL: 10661
    See more information ➜

    Greek alphabet

    Graffito:

    ΔΕΖΗ

    Translation: Part of the Greek alphabet
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Telephus Relief (InsulaOrientalisI.2)
    CIL: 10715
    See more information ➜

    Beginning of a poem

    Graffito:

    Cum quidam pauper ligas VI[- - -] NQ

    Translation: When a certain poor man...
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Bicentenary (V.15)
    CIL: 10569
    See more information ➜

    Poetic graffito (?)

    Graffito:

    Ursi me comedan[t]

    Translation: Let the bears devour me.
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Palaestra (InsulaOrientalisII.4)
    CIL: 10660
    See more information ➜

    Graffito in Greek

    Graffito:

    Κογιτάτουϲ S

    Translation: Cogitatus (i.e. a name)
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Mosaic Atrium (IV.2)
    CIL: 10505
    See more information ➜

    Statement about a transaction

    Graffito:

    Septembr(es)
    III idus pro tunica ((denarius)) I a(sses) VIII

    Translation: On the third day before the Ides of September, (I spent) one denarius and eight asses for a tunic.
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Shop of the Gem-cutter (InsulaOrientalisII.10)
    CIL: 10664
    See more information ➜

    Graffito

    Graffito:

    Vinum a(sses) III
    Quatusui++I VIII
    Nig[---] ((denarius)) V s(emis)
    Capitoni
    Nigro ((denarius)) V
    Nig[---]

    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: (VI.2-3)
    CIL: 5448
    See more information ➜

    Graffito

    Graffito:

    〈:columna I〉
    CΤΡΑ=
    ΤΟΝΙ=
    ΚΟC

    〈:columna II〉
    Stra=
    tonicos (:Stratonicus)
    scrips(it)

    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of Argus (II.2)
    CIL: 2513
    See more information ➜

    Graffito mentioning a date

    Graffito:

    XI k(alendas) Febarias (:Februarias)

    Translation: The 11th day before the Kalends of February.
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Gem (InsulaOrientalisI.1)
    CIL: 10617
    See more information ➜

    Graffito

    Graffito:

    Arrius
    P(ubli) f(ilius)

    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: So-called College of the Augustales (Curia) (VI.21)
    See more information ➜

    Tally marks

    Graffito:

    IIII

    Translation: 4
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Wineshop of Antigonus (InsulaOrientalisII.9)
    CIL: 10663e
    See more information ➜

    Graffito

    Graffito:

    Est res INCOSID

    Translation: The matter is in ...
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Grand Taberna (IV.15-16)
    CIL: 10530
    See more information ➜

    Series of letters

    Graffito:

    CELES (?)
    COSSSIIIIII

    Translation: (... other letters here...) Cossutius(?)
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Fabric (IV.19)
    CIL: 10556b
    See more information ➜

    Drawing of a boat

    Graffito:

    ((:navis))

    Description of Drawing (English): boat
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Telephus Relief (InsulaOrientalisI.2)
    Drawing Category: Boats
    See more information ➜

    Drawing of a gladiator's head

    Graffito:

    ((:caput gladiatoris ad sin. versum et galea armatum))

    Description of Drawing (English): head of a gladiator with helmet, facing left
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Not found (Unknown.0)
    CIL: 10673
    Drawing Category: Gladiators
    See more information ➜

    Inventory

    Graffito:

    Cunei

    Translation: Wedges
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Upper Aula (InsulaOrientalisII.19)
    CIL: 10670a
    See more information ➜

    Alphabet

    Graffito:

    ABCD

    Translation: Beginning of an alphabet
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Decumanus Maximus
    CIL: 10714
    See more information ➜

    Graffito mentioning money

    Graffito:

    VII a(sses) III

    Translation: 7 asses (coins). 3
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Not found (Unknown.0)
    CIL: 10673
    See more information ➜

    Drawing of a man wearing a helmet

    Graffito:

    ((:caput viri galeati))

    Description of Drawing (English): head of man wearing helmet
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Decumanus Maximus
    Drawing Category: Human figures
    See more information ➜

    Drawing of a phallus

    Graffito:

    ((:phallus))

    Description of Drawing (English): phallus
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Grand Taberna (IV.15-16)
    CIL: 10535
    Drawing Category: Erotic images
    See more information ➜

    Graffito

    Graffito:

    ((:phallus))

    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Grand Taberna (IV.15-16)
    CIL: 10535
    See more information ➜

    Statement about gladiatorial games

    Graffito:

    VIII K(alendas) Martias
    Numisii Genialis
    gladiatorum paria X
    Herculani

    Translation: On the eighth day before the Kalends of March (= February 22), ten pairs of gladiators (sponsored by) Numisius Genialis (will fight) at Herculaneum
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Corinthian Atrium (V.30)
    CIL: 10579
    See more information ➜

    Prayer to Venus

    Graffito:

    Fo̲rtunatus · amat · Ampl̲i̲a̲nda (:Ampliandam).
    Ianuarius · amat · Veneria (:Veneriam).
    Rogamus · damna (:domina) · Venus
    ut · nos · in · mente · h̲a̲bias (:habeas)
    quod te · modo · introrgamus (:interrogamus)

    Translation: Fortunatus loves Amplianda. Ianuarius loves Veneria. We ask mistress Venus that you keep us in mind (and also) that which we now ask of you.
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Ramp (OutsideWalls.ow1)
    CIL: 10697
    See more information ➜

    Graffito mentioning a senatorial decree

    Graffito:

    M̂ansi solus x (:ex) s(enatus) c(onsulto)

    Translation: I remained alone by decree of the senate
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of Wattlework (III.14)
    CIL: 10501
    See more information ➜

    Graffito mentioning a date

    Graffito:

    K(alends) III Iulias

    Translation: Three days before the Kalends of July
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Wooden Shrine (V.31)
    CIL: Varone 2000
    See more information ➜

    Drawing of circles

    Graffito:

    ((:sex circuli quorum duo simplices et quattuor duplices sunt))

    Description of Drawing (English): six circles, two single and four double
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Central Baths (VI.1,7-10)
    Drawing Category: Geometric designs
    See more information ➜

    Drawing of an erotic scene

    Graffito:

    ((:scaena erotica))

    Description of Drawing (English): erotic scene
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of Argus (II.2)
    Drawing Categories: Erotic images , Human figures
    See more information ➜

    Drawing of a gladiator helmet

    Graffito:

    ((:galea gladiatoria cum crista ad dext.))

    Description of Drawing (English): gladiator helmet with crest facing right
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Grand Portal (V.35)
    CIL: 10711
    Drawing Category: Gladiators
    See more information ➜

    Drawing of a man

    Graffito:

    ((:vir ad sin. prospiciens))

    Description of Drawing (English): man facing left
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Wooden Shrine (V.31)
    CIL: 10586
    Drawing Category: Human figures
    See more information ➜

    Graffito naming Verus(?)

    Graffito:

    VERIII

    Translation: ---
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Bicentenary (V.15)
    CIL: 10573
    See more information ➜

    Tally marks

    Graffito:

    XI

    Translation: 11
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Grand Taberna (IV.15-16)
    CIL: 10546b
    See more information ➜

    Tally marks

    Graffito:

    IIIIIIIIIII

    Translation: 11
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Taberna of Priapus (IV.17)
    CIL: 10552
    See more information ➜

    Graffito naming Mercurius

    Graffito:

    Mercurius

    Translation: Mercurius
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Taberna of Priapus (IV.17)
    CIL: 10551
    See more information ➜

    Beginning of a name (?)

    Graffito:

    IANV

    Translation: Ianu(arius?)
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Taberna (IV.10)
    CIL: 10524
    See more information ➜

    Graffito

    Graffito:

    Soli

    Translation: Alone...
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Gem (InsulaOrientalisI.1)
    CIL: 10621
    See more information ➜

    Roman numerals

    Graffito:

    XXVIIII

    Translation: 29
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Taberna of Priapus (IV.17)
    CIL: 10550
    See more information ➜

    Graffito mentioning the cities of Puteoli and Herculaneum

    Graffito:

    [---]A̲S̲[---] conclave Puteolis
    C̣[-]AṆẠ
    [---]V̲LII consitont (:consistunt) Herculaneses (:Herculanenses) navculae (:naviculae)

    Translation: ... the place at Puteoli... the small Herculanean boats dock.
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Painted Papyrus (IV.8)
    CIL: 10520
    See more information ➜

    Tally mark

    Graffito:

    I

    Translation: 1
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Skeleton (III.3)
    CIL: 10495b
    See more information ➜

    Greetings to Anicetus

    Graffito:

    Anicete va(le)

    Translation: Goodbye, Anicetus
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Grand Taberna (IV.15-16)
    CIL: 10535
    See more information ➜

    Graffito

    Graffito:

    Augu

    Translation: (Something about augury or the emperor?)
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Grand Taberna (IV.15-16)
    CIL: 10536
    See more information ➜

    Drawing of a column base

    Graffito:

    ((:basis columnae))

    Description of Drawing (English): column base
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Stags (IV.21)
    CIL: 10561
    Drawing Category: Other
    See more information ➜

    Graffito

    Graffito:

    Urso

    Translation: To the bear
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Ramp (OutsideWalls.ow1)
    CIL: 10687
    See more information ➜

    Graffito

    Graffito:

    Mus nequa(m)

    Translation: ---
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Wooden Screen/Partition (III.11)
    CIL: 10498a
    See more information ➜

    Graffito mentioning dates

    Graffito:

    XVII k(alendas), X k(alendas), VII id(us)

    Translation: 17 days before the Kalends, 10 days before the Kalends, 7 days before the Ides
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Inn (III.19)
    CIL: 10510
    See more information ➜

    Tally marks

    Graffito:

    IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII

    Translation: 21
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Wineshop of Antigonus (InsulaOrientalisII.9)
    CIL: 10663a
    See more information ➜

    Graffito mentioning a date and someone teaching

    Graffito:

    Ηdibus (:Idibus) Ianyaris (:Ianuarias)
    mystacogus (:mystagogus, μυσταγωγός) docens
    GEBEUM et Ẹṭọẹn
    ḷục̣ịạṇ+ VIC̣IC

    Translation: On the Ides of January, the guide (religious guide?) teaching Gebeus(?) and Etoe(?) (neither name is otherwise known) (...other letters here...)
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of Wattlework (III.14)
    CIL: 10499
    See more information ➜

    Drawing of a column base

    Graffito:

    ((:basis columnae))

    Description of Drawing (English): column base
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Stags (IV.21)
    CIL: 10561
    Drawing Category: Other
    See more information ➜

    Drawing of two lanterns

    Graffito:

    ((:duae lanternae))

    Description of Drawing (English): two lanterns
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Bicentenary (V.15)
    Drawing Category: Other
    See more information ➜

    Greek alphabet

    Graffito:

    ΑΒΓΔΕΖΗΘ

    Translation: Beginning of Greek alphabet
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Upstairs apartment (V.18)
    CIL: 10709
    See more information ➜

    Drawing of a gladiator helmet

    Graffito:

    ((:galea gladiatoria cum crista))

    Description of Drawing (English): gladiator helmet with crest
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Grand Portal (V.35)
    CIL: 10711
    Drawing Category: Gladiators
    See more information ➜

    Graffito

    Graffito:

    [---]at veniat

    Translation: ...let him/her come.
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Shop (InsulaOrientalisII.16)
    CIL: 10669
    See more information ➜

    Roman numerals

    Graffito:

    XII

    Translation: 12
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Suburban Baths (OutsideWalls.ow2)
    CIL: 10682
    See more information ➜

    Greetings

    Graffito:

    Va(le) va(le)

    Translation: Goodbye, goodbye
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Ramp (OutsideWalls.ow1)
    CIL: 10706
    See more information ➜

    Graffito

    Graffito:

    ABCDEFG̣H++[---]
    ABC̣[---]

    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Not found (Unknown.0)
    CIL: 2521
    See more information ➜

    Tally marks

    Graffito:

    IIIIIII

    Translation: 7
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: (InsulaOrientalisII.2-3)
    CIL: 10653b
    See more information ➜

    Graffito

    Graffito:

    Ara

    Translation: Altar
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Mosaic Atrium (IV.2)
    CIL: 10518
    See more information ➜

    Tally marks

    Graffito:

    IIIIIIIIIIIIIII

    Translation: 15
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Shop of the Gem-cutter (InsulaOrientalisII.10)
    CIL: 10666a
    See more information ➜

    Tally marks

    Graffito:

    XI

    Translation: 11
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Skeleton (III.3)
    CIL: 10495c
    See more information ➜

    Graffito naming Moderatus

    Graffito:

    Mode̲r̲atus̲

    Translation: Moderatus
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Two Atria (VI.29)
    CIL: 10616
    See more information ➜

    Tally marks

    Graffito:

    XX IIIIIIIII

    Translation: 20 9
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Two Atria (VI.29)
    CIL: 10613
    See more information ➜

    Graffito

    Graffito:

    Charca miam (:meam?), Sira (:Syra?)

    Translation: (unknown meaning)
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: (InsulaOrientalisII.2-3)
    CIL: 10648
    See more information ➜

    Series of letters

    Graffito:

    IPIVS · VI · DV

    Translation: (untranslatable series of letters)
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Ramp (OutsideWalls.ow1)
    CIL: 10696
    See more information ➜

    Graffito

    Graffito:

    P(ublius) Arriûs
    Spaerus

    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: So-called College of the Augustales (Curia) (VI.21)
    See more information ➜

    Numerical graffito

    Graffito:

    Quatuor (:quattuor) cer[---]

    Translation: Four (...)
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: House of the Telephus Relief (InsulaOrientalisI.2)
    CIL: 10632a
    See more information ➜

    Poetic graffito (?)

    Graffito:

    Ursi me comedant

    Translation: Let the bears devour me.
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Palaestra (InsulaOrientalisII.4)
    CIL: 10656
    See more information ➜

    Graffito mentioning names (?)

    Graffito:

    A(ulus) Tati(us?)
    [- - -]p̲r̲ius

    Translation: Aulus Tati(us) (...other letters here...)
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Central Baths (VI.1,7-10)
    CIL: 10599a
    See more information ➜

    Graffito naming Sabina

    Graffito:

    Sabin(a)
    Sabina

    Translation: Sabina, Sabina
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Decumanus Maximus
    See more information ➜

    Greetings

    Graffito:

    [---]inibu[s? ---] feliciter

    Translation: May things go happily for (some group of people - text damaged)
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Ramp (OutsideWalls.ow1)
    CIL: 10705
    See more information ➜

    Greetings (?)

    Graffito:

    Stirisc[us? - - -]
    [- - - M]oschus Noeto

    Translation: Stirisc(us?...) / (M)oschus to Noetus
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Central Baths (VI.1,7-10)
    CIL: 10604c
    See more information ➜

    Name written in the shape of a boat

    Graffito:

    Silentiolus
    ((:nomen SILENTIOLUS in forma navis scriptum))

    Translation: Silentiolus
    Description of Drawing (English): name SILENTIOUS written in the shape of a boat
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: (InsulaOrientalisII.2-3)
    CIL: 10655b
    Drawing Category: Boats
    See more information ➜

    Beginning of a name

    Graffito:

    Bal̂b(us)

    Translation: Balbus
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Decumanus Inferior (V.34-35)
    CIL: 10588a
    See more information ➜

    Erotic graffito

    Graffito:

    Salar[ius] glabe(r) rusiunnae (?) Lavinia(m) futui

    Translation: Bald Sala(rius?)... Lavinia...
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Ramp (OutsideWalls.ow1)
    CIL: 10684
    See more information ➜

    Graffito naming Cosmus

    Graffito:

    Cosmus cas(tus?)

    Translation: Chaste(?) Cosmus.
    City: Herculaneum
    Findspot: Central Baths (VI.1,7-10)
    CIL: 10597
    See more information ➜