Mainz, Tombstone of Titus Pompeius of XVI Gallica

Mainz, Tombstone of Titus Pompeius of XVI Gallica

Description

Mainz, Tombstone of Titus Pompeius of XVI Gallica

Details

Titus POMPEIVS
Titi Filius VOLtina tribv VI-
ANa MILes LEGionis XVI
ANnorum XXXX STIPendiorum
XIX Hic SitusEst 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.

Inscriptionnr

EDCS-11001000

Creator

Jona Lendering

Museum

Mainz, Landesmuseum

Licence

CC0 1.0 Universal

Categories

Roman Empire

Tags

Inscription, Soldier, Tomb

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