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Honors by the Roman Businessmen for Gaius Caesar (1-4 CE) Assos - Mysia and the Troad

Assos (Mysia and the Troad, Asia Minor — Pleiades map), 1-4 CE
IAssos 13 = IMT 603 = PHI 288083 = AGRW ID# 1413


Reused in the meeting-place of the civic Council with some letters erased. Now in the Boston Museum of Fine Arts (inv. S 1136). Gaius Caesar was the grandson and adopted "son" of Augustus and took on the consulship at the young age of 20 in 1 CE.

The People and the Romans engaged in business honored Gaius Caesar, the “son” of Augustus, leader of the younger equestrians (= princeps iuventutis), consul . . .

Translation by: Harland

ὁ δῆμος καὶ οἱ πραγματε[υόμενοι Ῥωμαῖοι] | Γαῖον Καίσαρα τὸν τοῦ Σεβα[στοῦ υἱὸν, ἡγεμό]|να τῆς νεότητος, ὕπατο[ν - - -].

Item added: December 18, 2011
Item modified: December 3, 2015
ID number: 1413
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