set up in front of them
(id. xxxiv. 62). The hot rooms he is said to have finished with fresco
on tiles (id. xxxvi. 189).
The thermae were burned in 80 A.D. (Cass. Dio lxvi. 24: balanei=on),
but must have been restored by Titus or Domitian, for they are mentioned
by Martial (iii. 20. 15, 36. 6) as much frequented. Another restoration
was carried out by Hadrian (Hist. Aug. Hadr. 19: Romae instauravit
lavacrum Agrippae; cf. also a reference in CIL vi. 9797=AL 294).
An inscription (vi. 1165) of 344/5 A.D. recording a restoration by Constantius and Constans of 'termas vetustate labefactas' was found near
the church of S. Maria in Monterone close' to the west side of the baths
of Agrippa, and therefore probably refers to them. They are mentioned
in the Regionary Catalogue (Reg. IX), by Sid. Apollinaris (loc. cit.),
and in the sixth century (Greg. Magn. Reg. vi. 42; ix. 137; Kehr i. 98).
By the seventh century the destruction of the building was well under
way, and that its marble was burn