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Pisaurum
(280 words)

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Roman colony (tribus Camilia, cf. ILS 9241; regio VI, Plin. HN 3,119) in the territory of the ager Gallicus (founded 184 BC; Liv. 39,44,10; Vell. Pat. 1,15,2) on the v ia Flaminia, where the Pisaurus (modern Foglia) flows into the Adriatic at modern Pésaro; inscriptional evidence (ILS 2970-2983; ILLRP 13-26) of the lucus ('sacred grove') found at P. together with numerous 3rd-2nd cent. BC dedications to gods of central It…

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Paci, Gianfranco (Macerata), “Pisaurum”, 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 28 November 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e926000>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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