Papyrus Scroll with Caesar’s De bello Gallico
Experience the flair of the Roman period
The Papyrus scroll with Caesar’s Latin text should not be missed in any school library. Due to its original format it will introduce students more authentically into those ancient times and, at the same time, will give them an idea of the difference between the modern and the ancient book.
Living Latin instruction with this Papyrus srcoll
The item will bring to life your Latin lessons. With our original scroll from genuine Papyrus you can more easily explain what Roman books were made of, not only introducing the students into the content, but also its context.
- Papyrus role with the Latin text of Caesar. De bello Gallico I 1-11
- Length of the role: 1,2 m
- made of genuine Papyrus
- Latin Edition
- Roman characters
- attached to wooden stick in beech
- incl. a German translation
The Papyrus scroll in detail
The scroll is about 1.2 m long, if it is rolled out to full length. You will find a proper so-called "titulus" attached to the wooden rod of beech-wood.
The scroll "De bello Gallico" comes close to Caesar's original work, as distributed and copied throughout the Roman Empire. Imitating the antique writing style, the Latin edition of the book I Chapter I is printed in Roman Uncials on the Papyrus sroll.
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