Inscription, funerary marker / Marble / Pigment

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Object Identifier
0000.00.1030
Object Name
Inscription, funerary marker
Object Type
Inscriptions on stone
Materials
Marble
Pigment
Length
6.2;
Width
29.5;
Height
18.2;
Thickness
;
Weight
;too heavy for lab scales
Pierced
no
Inscribed
yes
Artifact Obverse Inscription
VALERIA A ET ) L Valeria a(uli) et C(aiae) l(iberta)
CALLITYCHE Callityche
ORNATRIX ornatrix
Full Artifact Description
Medium grain light gray marble. Rectangular grave marker; rectangular grave marker, cleanly cut squarish lettering with serifs often slanted or hooked. Rather deeply cut lettering, overall good quality. Back flat, edges sawn smooth, chipped down to smooth back. Slight scratching.
Gazda: Inscription. Marble, pigment.
Verbatim Date
Early 1st C AD
Production Site
site
Countermark
no
Inscription Obverse Text
VALERIA A ET ) L Valeria a(uli) et C(aiae) l(iberta)
CALLITYCHE Callityche
ORNATRIX ornatrix
Exhibition Title
Upjohn Inscriptions
Exhibition Curator
Gazda, Elaine
Exhibition Year
2009
Publication Title
Corpus Inscriptionum Latinarum
Publication Year
0000
Type Category
Inscription

Technical Details

Record
0000.00.1030
Link to this Item
https://quod.lib.umich.edu/k/kelsey/x-0000.00.1030/0000_00_1030p04.tif

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"Inscription, funerary marker; Marble; Pigment". https://quod.lib.umich.edu/k/kelsey/x-0000.00.1030/0000_00_1030p04.tif. University of Michigan Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 16, 2022.