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Massa Veternensis
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City in Etruria, birthplace of Constantius [5] (Amm. Marc. 14,11,27), possibly the ancient settlement on the territory of Vetulonia with necropoleis on Lago dell'Accesa in the mining area of the Colline Metallifere, in which copper, iron, lead and silver were mined. There is little evidence from the Neolithic period, more from the Aeneolithic and Bronze periods, but remains are especially numerous from the Iron Age to the Imperial Roman period. The settlement around Lago dell'Acce…

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Camporeale, Giovannangelo (Florence), “Massa Veternensis”, 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 26 February 2024 <>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510

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