Tombstone of Pompeius of XVI Gallica

Tombstone of Pompeius of XVI Gallica

Description

Tombstone of Pompeius of XVI Gallica

Details

Titus POMPEIVS
Titi Filius VOLtina tribVI-
ANa MILes LEGionis XVI
ANnorum XXXX STIPendiorum
XIX Hic Situs Est hERES POSu
IT MVNIC-
EPS

Which means:

Titus Pompeius, son of Titus, of the Voltinian district, born in Viana, a soldier of the Sixteenth Legion, forty years old, in his nineteenth year of service, is buried here. His heir and fellow-citizen erected this monument.

Creator

Jona Lendering

Museum

Mainz, Landesmuseum

Licence

Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International

Categories

Roman Empire

Tags

Tomb, Inscription

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