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Regae, Regisvilla
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(Ῥηγισουίλλα/Rhēgisouílla). Small landing site (positio, Itin. Maritimum 499,3 f.) on the coast of Etruria between Graviscae and Cosa(e), the residence of Maleus [3], king of Pelasgian colonists, who later returned to Athens (Str. 5,2,8). In the Hellenistic-Roman Period, R. was a port of the Volci/Vulci (near modern Montalto di Castro). The place has been located at Le Murelle di Montalto di Castro; there is a Roman villa of the period from the 1st to the 5th cents. AD there.

Bibliography

E. Tortorici, Regisvillae, in: Quaderni Ist. To…

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Uggeri, Giovanni (Florence), “Regae, Regisvilla”, 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 18 November 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e1019830>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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