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Album Ingaunum
(149 words)

[German version]

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Today Albenga in Italy. Oppidum (Plin. HN 3,48) of the  Ligures (Ptol. 3,1,3; Str. 4,6,1),  municipium with  quattuorviri in the  regio IX , in the  tribus Publilia , on the via Iulia Augusta; harbour. Occupied in AD 69 by the followers of  Otho (Tac. Hist. 2,15). Birthplace of the usurper  Proculus (SHA Proculus 12); rebuilt by  Constantius (CIL V 7781). Late Roman and high medieval building phases; bishop's seat.

Remains: campus, wall, aqueduct, baths, public buildings, amphitheatre, necropolis wi…

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Pera, Rossella (Genoa), “Album Ingaunum”, 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 22 July 2024 <>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510

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