Funerary Urn of M. Numerius Liberalis Postumus

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Geoffrey Marchal
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Cinerary urn of M. Numerius Liberalis Postumus. Tablet inscribed between two geniuses winged, on the sides, griffons, the leg resting on the wheel of Nemesis (the fatal destiny).

Inscription: "D (is) M (anibus) M (arci) N (umeri) M (arci) f (ilii) Liberalis Postumi, v (ixit) a (nnos) (quadraginta duos)." [To the gods of Marcus Numerius Liberalis Postumus son of Marcus, he lived forty-two years].

First half of the 3rd century, Rome Marble. Museum of Art History (Musée du cinquantenaire, Brussels, Belgium). Made with CapturingReality.

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Marchal, G. (2019, June 15). Funerary Urn of M. Numerius Liberalis Postumus. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image3d/452/funerary-urn-of-m-numerius-liberalis-postumus/

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Marchal, Geoffrey. "Funerary Urn of M. Numerius Liberalis Postumus." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 15 Jun 2019. Web. 13 Jun 2021.