A marble Latin burial Inscription of the alumna Fortunata from Caesarea Maritima

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Title

A marble Latin burial Inscription of the alumna Fortunata from Caesarea Maritima

Description

A white-gray marble tablet with a gable with a Latin burial inscription of the alumna Fortunata from Caesarea Maritima.

Publisher

CIIP2: 1434

Format

Marble

Language

Funerary inscription Item Type Metadata

Dimensions

H 35cm
W 23.5cm
D 1.4cm

Decoration

Six line Latin inscription

Language

Diplomatic

D (hedera) M
FORTVNA
TAE ALVMNAE
BM・DOMI
TIA MAXIMIL
LA PATRONA F

Edition

D(is) M(anibus)
Fortuna|tae alumnae
b(ene) m(erenti) Domi|tia Maximil|la patrona f(ecit)

Translation

For the spirits of the deceased. For Fortunata, (her) nursling, who well deserves it, had Domitia Maximilla, her patroness, erected (the funerary monument)

Diplomatic Constituted From

CIIP2

Edition Constituted From

CIIP2

Translation Constituted From

CIIP2

Description

A white-gray marble tablet with a gable with a Latin burial inscription of the alumna Fortunata from Caesarea Maritima.

Current Location (if known)

Beth Shemesh no. IV 401291

Name 1

Role 2

Selected Bibliography

CIIP2=Corpus Inscriptionum Iudaeae/Palaestinae, volume II: Caesarea and the Middle Coast: a multi-lingual corpus of the inscriptions from Alexander to Muhammad, Ameling et. al. Berlin: De Gruyter. 2014. no.1434.

Citation

“A marble Latin burial Inscription of the alumna Fortunata from Caesarea Maritima ,” WIRE: Women in the Roman East Project, accessed December 8, 2019, http://wireproject.org/items/show/731.

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