Broken Pompeii inscription pieced together
Published on March 8th, 2011 | by Admin0
Later reassembled by piecing together six fragments, it read: “L(ucius) Caltilius L(uci) l(ibertus) Coll(ina tribu) [P]amphilus […]ae uxori […]mo.”
While four pieces referred to “Lucius Caltilius Pamphilus, freedman of Lucius, member of the Collinian tribe,” two fragments contained the Latin word “uxori,” indicating a wife.
Story: Rossella Lorenzi, Discovery | Photo: Peter Kruschwitz