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Roman military diploma of centurion

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Roman military diploma of centurion
Roman military diploma of centurion

Roman military diploma (diploma) of Centurion Liccai, son of a certain man named Birs from Marsunnia (currently Croatian town of Slavonski Brod), a veteran of the fleet Misena. Given in 71 CE, during the reign of Emperor Vespasian.

The man for his long service (26 years in the fleet) received Roman citizenship, which was the greatest reward for free people in the Empire.

The object is made of bronze and was found in 1997 and is stored in the Museum in Brodsko Posavlje.

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