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apparently the headquarters for the sale of vessels of bronze, mentioned only in Reg. in Region VIII, between the temple of Concord and the barracks of the Fifth Cohort of Vigiles. It was probably between the forum of Trajan and the east slope of the Capitoline hill, on the CLIVUS ARGENTARIUS (q.v.). In Reg. app. the basilica Vascellaria is mentioned, but not the Argentaria, and this, together with the fact that artificers in bronze were called argentarii vascularii on the inscriptions, make it possible that the same building is referred to under the two names (Jord. i. 2. 438; ii. 216, 458; DE i. 978; RE ii. 706).

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