Gravestone of Sabinus put up by his father
Object description: Right side of the slab with traces of relief image of a child (with bird in one hand and fruit in the other) survived. Inscription below relief.
Finding site: Tauric Chersonesos
Finding conditions: Discovered in 1905, in the area of the necropolis near Karantinnaya bay, in the foundation of a mediaeval building. Excavated by Karl Kostsyushko-Valyuzhinich (NPTC archive, file 34, page 2, no. 270).
Keeping place: NPTC
Inventory number: 3594
Sizes (cm): //4.5
Letter height (cm): 1.8
Chronology: Second century AD
Translation: (To gods) Manes. - Sabinus, solger of the Eleventh Claudian legion, to his son Sabinus - put up.
Matirial author: Igor' Makarov
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