Brill’s New Pauly

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Port on the Bay of Naples, not precisely located (at Fontana Grande?). The Ager Stabianus was bounded in the north by the Sarnus, in the east by the Monti Lattari, in the west by the sea and in the south by Monte Faito. Little is known of the Oscan (Osci) settlement, which can be shown to have existed from the 7th cent. BC. In its development, however, it was significantly shaped by a Greek and Etruscan presence, as ceramics from a necropolis at the chapel of Santa Madonna del…

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Winkle, Christian, “Stabiae”, 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 September 2021 <>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510

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