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a Pleiades place resource

Creators: L. Quilici, S. Quilici Gigli
Contributors: DARMC, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Johan Åhlfeldt, Jeffrey Becker, Tom Elliott
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Last modified Jan 12, 2013 04:27 PM History
A Christian catacomb within an ancient quarry on the Via Salaria that was in use from the second until the fourth centuries AD. The Catacomb of Priscilla was likely named for Priscilla, a member of the gens Acilia, and contains the oldest known Marian painting (third century AD).

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catacomb, cemetery, necropolis

Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 43 C2 Priscilla


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L. Quilici, S. Quilici Gigli, DARMC, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Johan Åhlfeldt, Jeffrey Becker, and Tom Elliott, 'Priscilla: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2013 <> [accessed: 19 December 2018]

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