Saturday, June 10, 2017
I'd Vote for Him
I beg you to elect Gaius Julius Polybius aedile. He brings good bread.
C(aium) Iulium Polybium / aed(ilem) o(ro) v(os) f(aciatis) panem bonum fert
On bread-making in Pompeii see Mary Beard, Pompeii: The Life of a Roman Town (London: Profile Books, 2008), pp. 170-177.