A rare fragment of a marble stele of a child with inscription :
VIXIT (= "he/she lived")
ANN. II. (= "2 years")
V.F RV (= undetermined, probably with a reference to life V(ita))
Roman. 1st-2nd century A.D.
Dimensions: height (with stand) 9,6cm ; height (without stand) 7,3cm ; width 11,5cm ; depth 2,8cm
Professionally mounted on a custom-made metal stand.
Note: the last image shows the stele fragment "in situ" in our collection of Roman marble sculptures.