§386 Soldier of legio V Macedonica

Soldier of legio V Macedonica

(0386) Text: […]ma mil(es) […] V Macedonica

Commentary: Legio V Macedonica did not remain in Judaea after the Judaean War, so he must have settled Emmaus in the late stages of the War.

Provenience: Emmaus, Judaea (Amwas) 68-70 CE

Bibliography: CIL 3.6647; Moshe Fischer, Benjamin Isaac and Israel Roll, Roman Roads in Judaea II: The Jaffa-Jerusalem Roads, BARIS 628 (Oxford: Tempvs Reparatvm, 1996), 156.