Associations in the Greco-Roman World (AGRW)

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Grave of the Gladiator Saturninus Prepared by the Family-Association (undated) Smyrna - Ionia

Smyrna (Ionia, Asia Minor — Pleiades map), undated
ISmyrna 409 = IGladiateurs 241 = PHI 255633 = AGRW ID# 10509


Slab of grey marble with a relief of a gladiator (photo below), now in the Rijksmuseum, Leiden (inv. I.1901/7.10; 30 x 32 x 9 cm; letter height: 1.3 cm).

The family (phamilia) set up this remembrance for Saturninus.  Farewell!

Translation by: Harland

φαμιλία | Σατορνί|λωι | μνήας || χάριν.

ISmyrna 409: The Gladiator Saturninus in the Rijksmuseum.
Photo by Michiel (used with permission).

Item added: February 8, 2013
Item modified: December 8, 2015
ID number: 10509
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