Artist Roman
  • Pedestal
Date 1st century CE
Medium marble
Dimensions Overall: 27 3/8 × 17 11/16 × 11 3/8 inches (69.5 × 44.9 × 28.9 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. Allan Shelden
Accession Number 37.185
Department Greco-Roman and Ancient European
On View Ancient Greek and Roman S2AA, Level 2 (see map)
Inscriptions Inscribed, front of pedestal: IOVI.SABAZ. | Q.NVNNIVS | ALEXANDER | V.S.L.M. [translated: To Jupiter Sabazius: Quintus Nunnius Alexander has willingly and rightly fulfilled his vow.]
Mrs. Allan Shelden II;
1937-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Corpus Inscriptionem Latinarum, vol. 6, no. 429; 30766.

Dessau. Inscriptiones Latinae Selectae, 4086.

Visona, Paola. Zeitschrift Fur Papyrologie und Epigraphik Band 52 (1983): p. 79-82, pl. III no., 1.

Bodel, John and Stephen Tracy. Greek and Latin Inscriptions in the USA: A Checklist. American Academy in Rome. Rome, 1997, p. 129.