(Sestino) Umbria, Italy.
near the headwaters of the river Pisaurus. It is mentioned
only by Pliny (HN 3.114
), but inscriptions show that
it belonged to the tribus Clustumina, and the site still
preserves its ancient name. Its graves go back to the 6th
c. B.C., and inscriptions attest a flourishing life through
the 4th c. of our era. There is a small Antiquarium Sestinate adjacent to the Pieve.
A. Minto, Sestinum
, Istituto di Studi
7 (1966) 220-21 (A. Talocchini).
L. RICHARDSON, JR.