Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Pontus” in book 7, chapter 13 of Vitruvius Pollio, The Ten Books on Architecture:

...to the careful observer as anything else in nature; for it has not the same shade in all the places where it is found, but is naturally qualified by the course of the sun. 2. That which is found in Pontus and Gaul is black, because those countries are nearest to the north. As one passes on from north to west, it is found of a bluish shade. Due east and west, what is found is of a violet shade. That wh...

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Pontus 392 16 0 0 0 user votes
Pontus (Turkey) 0 0 0 0 0 user votes

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