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a Pleiades place resource

Creators: W.V. Harris
Contributors: DARMC, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, Jeffrey Becker
Copyright © The Contributors. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Jun 20, 2018 12:46 PM History
The Etruscan settlement of *Hurta (the modern Orte) was close to the Vadimonis Lacus where the Romans fought, and won, two engagements against Etruscan armies.

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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  • Horta (Latin, 550 BC - AD 640)


Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 42 C4 Horta

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Orte

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W.V. Harris, DARMC, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, and Jeffrey Becker, 'Horta: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2018 <> [accessed: 31 May 2020]

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