Tomb of Varius Marcellus (2)

Tomb of Varius Marcellus (2)

Description

Latin inscription of the tomb of Varius Marcellus

Details

SEXto  VARIO  MARCELLO
PROCvratori  AQVARvm  Centenario  PROCvratori  PROVinciae  BRITanniae  CC  PROCvratori  RATIONIS
PRIVATae  CCC  VICE  PRAEFFectorum  PRaetorio  ET  VRBI  FVNCTO
Clarissimo  Viro  PRAEFecto  AERARIi  MILITARIS  LEGato  LEGionis  III  AVGvstae
PRAESIDI  PROVINCiae  NVMIDIAE
IVLIA  SOAEMIAS  BASSIANA  Cai  Filia  CVM  FILIiS
MARITO  ET  PATRO  AMANTISSIMO
To Sextus Varius Marcellus,
procurator centenarius of the water supply, procurator ducenarius of Britain, procurator
trecenarius of the private purse, acting as praetorian prefect and praefectus urbi,
senator, prefect of the military treasury, commander of the Third legion Augusta,
governor of Numidia,
has Julia Soaemias Bassiana, daughter of Gaius, with her sons,
[dedicated this] to her husband and dearest father

Date

ca. 215 CE

Creator

Marco Prins

Museum

Rome, Vatican Museums

Licence

Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International

Categories

Roman Empire

Tags

Inscription, Tomb

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