Now Palermo; an important town on the north coast of Sicily, founded by the
Phœnicians, and which at a later time
Coin of Panormus in Sicily.
received its Greek name from its excellent harbour. From the Phœnicians
it passed into the hands of the Carthaginians, and was taken by the Romans in the First Punic
War, B.C. 254. Cicero speaks of it as a place of considerable commercial importance
ii. 26). See Schubring, Historische Topographie von
A harbour on the east coast of Attica.
A harbour in Achaia.
A harbour on the northern coast of Crete.
A harbour in Epirus.
The outer harbour of Ephesus.
The Pantheon. (From a photograph.)