By L. Richardson jr
The first such dictionary on account that that of Platner and Ashby in 1929, A New Topographical Dictionary of old Rome defines and describes the identified structures and monuments, in addition to the geographical and topographical gains, of historic Rome. It presents a concise background of every, with measurements, dates, and citations of important historic and smooth resources.
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Ager Albiona: see Albionarum Lucus. Ager Apollinis Argentei: see Apollo Argenteus. Ager L. C . 2 - 4 ; Val. M ax. 12). ) (Dion. Hal. 1 -5 ), and his sarcophagus is said to have come to light after heavy rains, which suggests that the grave lay near the point where the Via Aurelia crested the hill, perhaps in the grounds of Villa Aurelia. Ager Turax: see Campus Tiberinus. Ager Vaticanus: see Vaticanus. 25 [p. 155] and cf. p. 2 2 7 ), in a . d . 258 Saint Lawrence was martyred and buried in Via Tiburtina: in cy m iterio Cyriaces, in agrum Veranum, in crypta, I I I id.
Ant. 4). 1005 = IL S 34 8 ). 2 0 0 1 ). A. Salon. 4 [Gall. A. Carac. 2). 6 9 -7 6 nos. 343, 3 5 4 , 3 8 8 , 396, 11 A N T R U M , A T R IU M C Y C L O P IS ing cornucopias have been recovered and make re construction possible. The lateral walls of the cella are of peperino ashlar masonry, built into the church of S. Lorenzo in M i randa. On the coins the temple is shown with pedimental sculptures and acroteria, but of these there is no trace today. Fragments of a colossal male and a colossal female statue were found, which are prob ably to be identified as the cult statues.
The whole temple was revetted with marble plates simulating drafted ashlar above a plain dado that have disap peared. For the history of the church into which the temple was converted, see HCh 2 8 8 —89. H J 8 - 9 ; M onA nt 23 (1914): 9 4 9 -7 4 (A. Bartoli); PA 1 3 -1 4 ; Lugli 1946, 2 2 0 -2 1 . ) Cyclopis: listed in Regio II by the regionary catalogues, presumably a grotto or nymphaeum, perhaps embellished with sculptures of Ulysses and Polyphemus like those of Castel Gandolfo and Sperlonga (cf.