lost Latin verse funerary inscription having a special importance. Despite the other opinions, the funeraryepigram can surely be dated to the 5 th century and was erected to Constantius who Pannoniis gentibus horror erat (CLE 1335 = ILCV 66). In my
Nossis’ auto-epitaph is one of the most important texts in Nossis’ corpus, and yet one of the most controversial. This paper offers a careful analysis of the text and focuses on the programmatic reuse of epigraphic models and structures, which leads here to a complete subversion of the epitymbion schema. In addition, a thorough analysis is offered for the corrupted passages in the last couplet.