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Album
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[German version]

[2] White board for the publication of official announcements

The term album designates a white (albus) board for the publication of official announcements from various Roman offices and also for court decisions (in albo propositio: Dig. 2,1,7). Of particular significance is also the album praetoris, which contained complaints or other types of …

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Gizewski, Christian (Berlin), “Album”, in: Brill’s New Pauly, Antiquity volumes edited by: Hubert Cancik and , Helmuth Schneider, English Edition by: Christine F. Salazar, Classical Tradition volumes edited by: Manfred Landfester, English Edition by: Francis G. Gentry. Consulted online on 15 April 2021 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e113340>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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