Lepcis Magna, Plaza, inscription of Septimia Polla

Lepcis Magna, Plaza, inscription of Septimia Polla

Description

Plaza, inscription of Septimia Polla

Details

SEPTIMIAE
POLLAE Lvci
SEPTIMI SEVERI
IIVIRi FLAMinis PERPetui
FILiae Pvblivs SEPTIMIVS
GETA HERes SORORI
SANCTISSIMAE
EX ARGento Pondo CXXXXIIII
S vnciae X Semis DECRETO
SPLENDIDISSIMI
ORDINIS& POSVIT
EX& TESTAMENTO
EIVS HVIC DONO
VICESIMAM ET
ARGenti Pondo IIII S vnciae X Semis
AMPLIVS QVAM
LEGATVM EST ADIECIT
To Septimia
Polla, daughter of Lucius
Septimius Severus,
duumvir, forever priest,
has Publius Septimius
Geta, heir of his most sacred
sister, erected this [statue]
from 144½ pounds of silver
and 10½ ounces
of the most splendid
quality, as decreed
in her will.
To this gift
was added one twentieth
and 4½ pounds, 10½ ounces of silver
more than
had been bequeathed.

Date

ca. 175 CE

Inscriptionnr

EDCS-06000606

Creator

Marco Prins

Licence

CC0 1.0 Universal

Categories

Roman Empire

Tags

Inscription

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