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ancientart:

1st century Roman gravestone.
Inscription:
T(itus) FLAVIVS BASSUS MVCALAE
F(ilius) DANSALA EQ(ues) ALAE NORI
CORV(m) TVR(ma) FABI PVDENTIS
AN(norum) XXXXVI STIP XXVI H(eres)
F(aciendum) C(uravit)
Translation:
Titus Flavius Bassus, son of Mucala, (of the tribe) Dansali, cavalier of the Noric Ala, division of Fabius Pudens, (died at the age of) 46, after 26 years of service. His heir erected (the grave)
Courtesy & currently located at the Romano-Germanic Museum, Cologne, Germany. Photo taken by Elena.

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ancientart:

1st century Roman gravestone.

Inscription:

T(itus) FLAVIVS BASSUS MVCALAE

F(ilius) DANSALA EQ(ues) ALAE NORI

CORV(m) TVR(ma) FABI PVDENTIS

AN(norum) XXXXVI STIP XXVI H(eres)

F(aciendum) C(uravit)

Translation:

Titus Flavius Bassus, son of Mucala, (of the tribe) Dansali, cavalier of the Noric Ala, division of Fabius Pudens, (died at the age of) 46, after 26 years of service. His heir erected (the grave)

Courtesy & currently located at the Romano-Germanic Museum, Cologne, Germany. Photo taken by Elena.

Leaving a mark