previous next


an open area just inside the porta Collina and south of the vicus portae Collinae, where Vestal virgins who had broken their vows were buried alive (Liv. viii. 15; Dionys. ii. 67; Plut. Numa 10; Fest. 333; Serv. ad Aen. xi. 206).

hide Display Preferences
Greek Display:
Arabic Display:
View by Default:
Browse Bar: