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Authors: Hoppin, J.C.  
Title: De Cou copying igcyr012 Epitaph of Plauta
Date issued: 1911
Chronology: 2nd Century A.D.
1st Century A.D.
Historical Period: Roman period
Subject: GVCyr012 - Epitaph of Plauta

Hoppin, J.C. (1911) De Cou copying igcyr012 Epitaph of Plauta. Norton archive, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.

Slightly tapering stele of white marble, reddish from earth; at top in relief a large wreath with ribbons displayed at left and right below it; inside the wreath, a spindle and a roll with a ball of wool on it; below the wreath, between the two ribbons, a rosette; on top, a small hole for attachment (0.355-0.41 1.07 0.18-0.22).

Inscribed a) just under the rosette; b) below the relief on 12 lines (0.61); the limits of verse-lines are evidenced either through a punct or through a space.

Related documents: Face of gvcyr012 Epitaph of Plauta
Face of gvcyr012 Epitaph of Plauta
Place: Cyrene, Libya  
Publisher: Università di Bologna
Languages: Greek, Ancient (to 1453)
Project: IGCyr  
Fond: IGCyr | GVCyr Images (1st edition)  
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Data provider: Norton Archive, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston  
Rights holder: Norton Archive, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston  
Appears in Collections:IGCyr | GVCyr Images

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