Mainz, Tombstone of G. Julius Niger

Mainz, Tombstone of G. Julius Niger

Description

Mainz, Tombstone of G. Julius Niger

Details

C(aius) Iulius C(ai) f(ilius) Vol(tinia)
Carc(asone) Niger mi-
les leg(ionis) II annor(um)
XXXXV aer(orum) XVII
h(ic) s(itus) e(st)
hospes ades paucis et perlece ver-
sibus acta aeternum patriae hic
erit ipsa domus hic erit inclusus tumu-
lo hic Iulius ipse hics cinis et caro cor-
pore factus erit cum mer iucunde
aetas florebat ab annis advenit fatis
trminus ipsr aeis ultimus ipse init
XXXXV annus cum mihi fatalis ve-
nit acerba dilc hig ego nunc cogor
Stycias transire paludes sedibus aeter-
nis me mea fati tenent me memini Gal-
lia natum caroq(ue) iare[nt]e et milis collo
fortiter arm[a t]uli Gallia crudelis tri-
buit mihi [fu]nu[s et ignem et] cu[l]tos artus ter-
ra cinisqu(e) p[remunt? ...]to gnatus
miles lec(ionis) II p...at heri
eius est

[Many spelling errors]

Date

9 CE–43 CE

Inscriptionnr

EDCS-11001322

Creator

Marco Prins

Museum

Mainz, Landesmuseum

Licence

CC0 1.0 Universal

Categories

Roman Empire

Tags

Inscription, Soldier, Tomb

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