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San Giorgio in Velabro

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: Jeffrey Becker
Contributors: Tom Elliott
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Last modified Jul 26, 2020 12:53 PM History
A church dedicated to St. George located in Rome's Velabrum. Legend connects the church's location with the spot where the Roman she wolf found the abandoned twins, Romulus and Remus.

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The church is located in the rione Ripa of modern Rome. The Arch of the Argentarii is adjacent to the church building. The origins of the current structure belong to the seventh century under Pope Leo II.

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Jeffrey Becker, and Tom Elliott, 'San Giorgio in Velabro: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2020 <> [accessed: 01 March 2024]

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