Roman Britain             

Stage 15                   Cogidubnus, King of the Regnenses

 

1.    Write here the translation of this inscription:

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2.    What information does this dedication stone give?

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3.    What is the modern equivalent of  a dedication stone?  Give an actual example from this school

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4.    What can we reconstruct about the life of Cogidubnus from the inscription above?  Here are some hints:

 

a)    his tribe ______________________________________

b)   How the Romans rewarded him

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c)    His status of “client king”

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d)   The dedication of the temple to Roman gods

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e)   How the Romans encouraged respect and obedience to their Empire and their Emperor

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5.    What evidence is there to suggest that the Palace of Fishbourne belonged to Cogidubnus and that it was a gift of Vespasian?

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6.    Label this model of Cogidubnus’ Palace:-

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


7.   What is the building in the picture below? ____________________________________

 
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