Leaf 53 - Templum Silvani Ad Radices Viminalis
Andrea Fei, Roma, 1625
Rome (Italy) -- Antiquities.
Rome (Italy) -- Buildings, structures, etc.
Temple of Sylvanus.
The Temple of Silvanus at the foot of the Viminal Hill. There were at least two temples dedicated to Silvanus, on the Aventine Hill and on the Viminal Hill. Silvanus means Master of the Forest and offering to him often included fruit and milk.
The verso of this leaf contains text in three languages with page title in Italian: Tempio di Silvano.
Leaf 53 Recto and Verso
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Page 28.5 x 21 cm.
Image 23.5 x 17.75 cm.
Engraving on paper
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