Divus Claudius

Scriptores Historiae Augustae

Illi totius orbis iudicio in Rostris posita est columna palmata statua superfixa librarum argenti mille quingentarum.

In his honor by action of the entire world there was placed on the Rostra a column bearing a silver statue arrayed in the palm-embroidered tunic and weighing fifteen hundred pounds.

Reprinted by permission of the publishers and the Trustees of the Loeb Classical Library from Scriptores Historiae Augustae: Volume III. The Two Valerians. The Two Gallieni. The Thirty Pretenders. The Deified Claudius. The Deified Aurelian. Tacitus. Probus. Firmus, Saturninus, Proculus and Bonosus. Carus, Carinus and Numerian, Loeb Classical Library Vol. 263, translated by D. Magie, Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, © 1932, by the President and Fellows of Harvard College. The Loeb Classical Library ® is a registered trademark of the President and Fellows of Harvard College.