READ A LATIN INSCRIPTION FROM POMPEII!!


Inscription from the Eumachia Building.


Detail: Left Side Detail: Right Side

As the text is still not in sharp focus, you may want to look at larger details:

Latin students, CLICK HERE.

Non-Latin readers who want to jump directly to the translation, CLICK HERE.

Latin Students! Don't you dare click to the translation now! Remember the admonition of Pliny the Elder as he sailed toward Mt. Vesuvius during its eruption:

"Fortes fortuna adiuvat!"


Copyright 1997 by John J. Dobbins, all rights reserved
Document URL: http://jefferson.village.virginia.edu/pompeii/tti/eb-insc/eb-insc-top.html
Last Modified: Wednesday, 03-Sep-1997 11:06:53 EDT