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Red Basilica

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: Ryan Horne
Contributors: Jeffrey Becker
Copyright © The Contributors. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Sep 20, 2018 03:19 PM History
A Roman temple built above the Selinus river which was originally constructed for the worship of Egyptian gods, most likely Isis and/or Serapis. In the Byzantine era it was converted into a church of St. John. It was subsequently ruined, although the rotunda on the north side is still an active mosque.

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.


https://pleiades.stoa.org/places/923431995

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basilica, mosque, temple, church, monastery

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Ryan Horne, and Jeffrey Becker, 'Red Basilica: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2018 <https://pleiades.stoa.org/places/923431995> [accessed: 05 July 2020]

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Ryan Horne
Ryan Horne says:
Sep 20, 2014 08:57 PM

Experiment to test "placeness" as the result of editor's board consensus on 19 September, 2014