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a Pleiades place resource

Creators: H.S. Sivan, R.W. Mathisen
Contributors: R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, Jeffrey Becker
Copyright © The Creators. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Aug 15, 2018 04:06 PM History
Now unlocated, Primuliacum was located in southwestern Gaul.

Base map by Ryan M. Horne for Pleiades and the Ancient World Mapping Center (ancient terrain after the Barrington Atlas). Map interaction design and implementation by Sean Gillies, David Glick, Alec Mitchell, and Tom Elliott for Pleiades.

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  • Less than certain: Primuliacum near Vesunna (unspecified date range)

unlocated, estate, villa

Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 14 Primuliacum

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: villa, near Vesunna?

Primuliacum is associated with Sulpicius Severus, an early Christian ascetic, who was a native of Aquitania. By the late fourth century Sulpicius Severus had converted his villa at Primuliacum into a Christian retreat.

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H.S. Sivan, R.W. Mathisen, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, and Jeffrey Becker, 'Primuliacum: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2018 <> [accessed: 19 September 2020]

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