A nymph of the Appian Well in the Forum of Iulius Caesar, near the temple of Venus
Genetrix, and surrounded by statues of nymphs called Appiades—a name also given to
prostitutes living in that vicinity (Ovid, A. A. ii.
Harry Thurston Peck. Harpers Dictionary of Classical Antiquities. New York. Harper and Brothers. 1898.
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