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Reate
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With Amiternum, main town of the Sabini on the via Salaria (Itin. Anton. 306; Tab. Peut. 5,5), present-day Rieti. From the 3rd cent. BC to at least 27 BC, praefectura (CIL IX 4677), afterwards municipium, tribus Quirina, regio IV (Strab. 5,3,1: Ῥεᾶτε; Plin. HN 3,107; 109; Cic. Sest. 80; Cic. Att. 4,8; Suet. Vesp. 2,1). R. was protected by a town wall (opus polygonale; 3rd cent. BC). There is a viaduct dating back to the same period (restored in the first cent. AD)…

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Morciano, Maria Milvia (Florence), “Reate”, 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 07 March 2021 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e1019340>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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