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Bloomington, Indiana University, Bloomington, Lilly Library at Indiana University,  Poole 133
Description: 1 item - Tombstone, marble. - Found and acquired probably in the region of Rome by George N. Olcott (1869-1912), American classicist in Rome; given by his widow to the American Academy in Rome by 1927; sold by the Academy through B. l. Ullman to George A. Poole in 1951, and acquired by the Lilly Library with the Poole Collection in 1958. - Van Buren 1927, p. 24, nos 13-14.
Notes:-Much of the Olcott colletion is now in Columbia University Library. Tombstone was inscribed c.II and taken down and re-incised on the verso in the third or fouth century. The stencilled "175" in red may be earlier than Olcott's acquisition. Kept in a fawn cloth case.
Number of Parts: 1 - Number of Images Available: 2
Direct Link: http://ds.lib.berkeley.edu/Poole133_40
Language: Latin Country: Italy Century: 4th

Part 1: 1 item
Description: - Stone - 220 x 323 mm - Dorse is incised within a ruled frame 190 by 288 mm.
Country: ItalyCardinal point:
Region: City: Rome?
Assigned Date: s. IVSearchable Date Range: 300 - 399
Dated by scribe: NoInscribed Date:
Document: NoNumber of Scribes:
Script: Roman font, capitals; monumental inscription
Other Decoration: Letters now partially enhanced with traces of modern chalk
Notes: Latin
Number of Texts: 2

Text 1: Face
Author: Marcus Ulpius Julianus
Other Associate: Ulpius Portensi
Title: Inscription
Language(s): Latin
Incipit: DIS MANIBUS MARCUS ULPIUS IULIANUS FECIT SUO ULPIO PORTENSI
Notes: Translation: "To the immortal shades, Marcus Ulpius Julianus made this for his son Ulpius Portensi." Ulpius was the family name of Trajan (emperor 98-117 A.D.) and afterwards became a common personal name in his honour. 'Portensi' is probably Portus 'Porto' in modern Italian, the harbour near Rome at the mouth of the Tiber, founded in the first century. 
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face   Roman lapidary capitals. Monumental inscription from a Roman columbarium: D[IS] M[ANIBUS] M[ARCUS] ULPIUS IULIANUS FECIT FILIO SUO ULPIO PORTE[N]SI.
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dorse   Roman lapidary capitals. Monumental inscription from a Roman columbarium. D[IS] M[ANIBUS] NENE ANTIOCHO CONIUGI B[ENE] M[ERENTI] FEC[IT] VIX[IT] ANN[IS] LXV; the letters now partially enhanced with traces of modern chalk.
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Text 2: Dorse
Author: Nene
Other Associate: Antiochus
Title: Inscription
Language(s): Latin
Incipit: DIS MANIBUS NENE ANTIOCHO CONIUGI BENE MERENTI FECIT VIXIT ANNIS LXV
Notes: Translation: "To the immortal shades, Nene made this for her well-desrving husband Antiochus; he lived 65 years." Nene is an unusual name, not apparently attested elsewhere in ancient Rome but known in the eastern Mediterranean.