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Abusina
(146 words)

[German version]

Modern Eining. Tab. Peut. 4,3 f. Arusena, the modern river Abens. From AD 79/81 cohort fort (castellum; 1.8 hectares) at the crossing of the Danube. Reduced size fort from about AD 300; the  vicus of the middle imperial period relocated into the fort: its northern extension perhaps a horreum from the second half of the 4th cent. AD. In the field named ‘Unterfeld’ remains of an ephemeral camp (legio III Italica) from about AD 172/179.

 Horrea;  Cohors;  Castellum

Bibliography

A. Faber, Die südgallische Terra Sigilata aus Kastell und …

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Dietz, Karlheinz (Würzburg), “Abusina”, in: Brill’s New Pauly, Antiquity volumes edited by: Hubert Cancik and , Helmuth Schneider, English Edition by: Christine F. Salazar, Classical Tradition volumes edited by: Manfred Landfester, English Edition by: Francis G. Gentry. Consulted online on 09 December 2021 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e101450>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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