August Wilhelm ZumptAugust Wilhelm Zumpt (1815-1877) was a classical scholar, known chiefly in connexion with Latin epigraphy. He was a nephew of Karl Gottlob Zumpt.
His papers on epigraphy (collected in Commentationes epigraphicae, i vols., 1850-54) brought him into conflict with Theodor Mommsen in connexion with the preparation of the Corpus Inscriptionum Latinarum, a scheme for which, drawn up by Mommsen, was approved in 1847.
Ihne incorporated materials left by him in the 7th and 8th vols. of his Römische Geschichte (1840).