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Lacus Curtius

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: Jeffrey Becker
Contributors: Brady Kiesling
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Last modified Nov 30, 2021 06:25 PM History
The Lacus Curtius is an area in medio foro connected with the earliest phases of Rome's occupation. By the late Republican period it had become a small basin set inside a paved area. Livy relates the famous episode of the Sabine Mettius Curtius in relation to his description of the site.

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Jeffrey Becker, and Brady Kiesling, 'Lacus Curtius: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2021 <> [accessed: 05 October 2022]

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