Bronze tablet from Lugdunum (modern Lyon) with part of a speech by the emperor Claudius [III 1] in the Senate in which as censor in AD 47/8 he supports the wish of Gaulish nobles to be accepted into the Senate. Comparison of the original text (CIL XIII 1668 = ILS 212) with the version in Tacitus (Ann. 11,23-25) is revealing of the latter's way of working.
H. Freis, Historische Inschriften zur römischen Kaiserzeit, 21994, no. 34 (German translation)
F. Vittinghoff, Zur Rede des Kaisers Claudius über die Aufnahme von 'Gall…