Roman Military Diploma Unearthed in Bulgaria

www.archaeology.org | 8/19/2019 | Staff
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DEBELT, BULGARIA—A fragment of a bronze Roman military diploma has been found at the ancient city of Deultum in eastern Bulgaria, according to a report in The Sofia Globe. Such diplomas were awarded, along with Roman citizenship, to auxiliary soldiers who had served in the army at least 25 years. Examination of the 1.5-inch fragment revealed that it contains an excerpt from a decree of the...
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