Leaf 78 - Thermae Septimii Severi in Transtiberina Regione
Andrea Fei, Roma, 1625
Rome (Italy) -- Antiquities.
Rome (Italy) -- Buildings, structures, etc.
Severus, Lucius Septimius, Emperor of Rome, 146-211.
The baths of Septimius Severus in the Transtiberina Region. There were possibly two baths built by Septimius Severus. The larger ones were near the Stadium of Domitian on the Palatine Hill. The baths referred to here were called the Septimian Baths and were located near the Porta Septimiana in the Transtiberina Region.
The Transtiberina is a region of Tome on the west bank of the Tiber River, and south of the Vatican. It is now called the Trastevere. The Trastibernia was included inside the wall put up by Emperor Aurilian around 271 AD.
The verso of this leaf contains text in three languages with page title in Italian: Terme di Settimio Severo.
Leaf 78 Recto and Verso.
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Page 28.5 x 21 cm.
Image 23.5 x 17.75 cm.
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