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a Pleiades place resource

Creators: N. Purcell
Contributors: R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, Jeffrey Becker
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Last modified Jun 17, 2023 07:31 PM History
Pollusca was an early city of Latium Vetus connected with Longula and Corioli. Coriolanus captured these three cities in 488 BC. The location of Pollusca is no longer known.

unlocated, settlement

Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 44 Pollusca

The ancient city of Polusca is known only from the textual sources which report that, along with Longula, it was founded by Volscians from Antium and that it numbered among the earliest cities of Latium.

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N. Purcell, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, and Jeffrey Becker, 'Pollusca: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2023 <> [accessed: 25 July 2024]

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