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Creators: Jeffrey Becker, Tom Elliott Copyright © The Contributors. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Dec 11, 2020 05:14 PM History
The so-called "Large Palaestra" is an open square (ca. 140 x 140 m) surrounded by porticoes built in the early first century A.D.

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agora, forum, plaza (deprecated)


The "Palaestra" or Quadriporticus is a large architectural complex adjacent to the amphitheater of Pompeii.

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Jeffrey Becker, and Tom Elliott, '"Palaestra": a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2020 <> [accessed: 30 November 2023]

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