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Ancient Graffiti at Herculaneum

How to Tweet in AD 79

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This project received pledges on Mon 19 Mar 2018

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13 Mar 2018
Brian Stanley

Yet another fantastic Herculaneum project. Nearly there folks!

8 Mar 2018
Sterling Wright

Please make sure it goes to the HGB.

6 Mar 2018
Mark Nyhuis

I hope to see the Ancient Graffiti at Herculaneum project continue, best of luck to all those involved!

2 Mar 2018
Mike Stuchbery

Good luck, guys.

1 Mar 2018
Daniel Vincent

The very best of luck! We should never let the whispers of the past fall silent through neglect. Spero ut vobis magna prosperitas sit.

1 Mar 2018
Andy Hartley

Great initiative!

14 Feb 2018
Marije Van Der Vorm

What a fantastic project, good luck with it!

6 Feb 2018
Patricia Dillon

Thank you to Curator Ken Lapatin at the Getty Villa, Los Angeles, Calif. for sending the link to all of the Getty Villa volunteers to support this project.

2 Feb 2018
Sarah Minnear

Amo HGP! Invenite inscriptiona!

1 Feb 2018
Sypnih

What a cool project! Wishing great success.

1 Feb 2018
Carol Scott

Terrific initiative that will train future archaeologists and unlock important knowledge about Roman popular culture.

30 Jan 2018
Krystyna Cech

Wishing the campaign every success!

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Congratulations! You’re an honorary graffitista. We’ll say a big "gratias tibi agimus" on Facebook and Twitter (if desired), put you on the honour roll of graffitisti on the Friends of Herculaneum and Project websites (if desired), and email you a write-up on our ‘graffito of the week’, with a downloadable photo. (USD equivalent: $10)

7 claimed

Estimated delivery: 1 April 2018

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All previous rewards plus receive a personal thank-you card with a colour print of a choice graffito, with explanatory notes. Plus get the ‘graffito of the week’ email for the duration of the campaign. (USD equivalent: $25)

22 claimed

Estimated delivery: 1 April 2018

Pledge £50 or more

All previous rewards, plus receive Project Updates from the Field Director from the field this summer (USD equivalent: $75)

11 claimed

Estimated delivery: 1 April 2018

Pledge £75 or more

Strut your stuff! Receive an Ancient Graffiti Project T-shirt. Plus all previous Rewards. (USD equivalent: $100)

15 claimed

Estimated delivery: 1 April 2018

Pledge £150 or more

Getting up to Banksy level now! Receive an Ancient Graffiti Project tote bag. Plus all previous Rewards (USD equivalent: $200)

1 claimed

Estimated delivery: 1 April 2018

Pledge £300 or more

You’re an aedile! (Aediles looked after the public buildings. You can write your graffito anywhere you darn well please.) Receive an Ancient Graffiti Project hat. Plus all previous Rewards. (USD equivalent: $400)

1 claimed

Estimated delivery: 1 April 2018

Pledge £2000 or more

You are the governor! Have the name of yourself or your company on the team T-shirt that will be worn every day on site. Plus all previous Rewards. (USD equivalent: $3000)

0 claimed of 2

Estimated delivery: 1 April 2018

Pledge £5000 or more

You are the emperor! Enjoy a tour of Herculaneum and dinner for 6 at local winery in the summer of 2018 (does not include flight to Italy or accommodations). Plus all previous Rewards. (USD equivalent: $7,000)

0 claimed of 2

Estimated delivery: 1 June 2018