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Musarna
(173 words)

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[1] Port in Gedrosia

(Μουσάρνα; Mousárna). Port in Gedrosia, visited by Nearchus [2] (Arr. Ind. 26,10-27,2). He found a pilot here who was able to guide the fleet as far as Carmania. According to Ptol. Geog. 6,8,9, M. was the easternmost settlement of Carmania, west of the Gedrosian frontier.

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[2] Settlement at Viterbo

The civitas of M. is generally identified with a small, late Etruscan settlement discovered in 1849 on the Poggio dell…

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Karttunen, Klaus (Helsinki) and Miller, Martin (Berlin), “Musarna”, 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 21 November 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e812520>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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