The Horace's Villa Project 1997-2003 (2vol Set): Report on New Fieldwork and Research
British Archaeological Reports, 2007 - Excavations (Archaeology) - 1032 pages
edited by by Bernard Frischer, Jane Crawford and Monica de Simone oHoraceAes Villao is the name given to the site of a Roman country house near the hill town of aeLicenzaAe (Roma), which is located approximately 30 miles from the centre of Rome. The site remains in quotation marks as, although the identification is traditional and possible, it is by no means certain. The oHoraceAes Villao Project, 1997-2003 was initiated with the main goal of adding to the knowledge of the site in terms of time and space. There were two main areas to be investigated, which could be called the aemeta-archaeologicalAe and the aearchaeologicalAe. The former entailed looking afresh at earlier investigations, while the latter offered opportunities to look at new discoveries, such as the baths, entrance, and the rural hinterland. Table of Contents - Volume 1: Introduction, Site History, New Fieldwork, Analysis of Structures and Materials, Miscellaneous Studies, Conclusion. Volume 2: Catalogue of the Principal Textual and Graphical Documentation, Illustrations and Tables, Bibliography, Index.
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Academy in Rome activity American Academy amphora ancient Angelelli Archaeological Superintendency architectural archive Area 35 Atti Augustan bath complex brick building Camaiani Capmartin de Chaupy Carsioli catalogue ceramic CIL XV Comune construction datable decorated Dimensions documentation example flat faces Flavian floor Forma Italiae foundation fragments frigidarium Frischer garden Giuseppe Lugli Guidobaldi Horace Horace's Villa identified imperial Italy Lazio Licenza valley limestone located Lugli marble masonry material Monti Lucretili mortar mosaic motif noted opus incertum opus reticulatum opus testaceum palmettes Pasqui Pasqui's excavations pavement perimeter wall period phase photographs Pietro Pompeii pool pottery preserved Price quadriporticus Ramsay reconstruction rectangular remains restoration reused revetment Roccagiovine Roma Roman Rome roof-tiles room 33 Rossi Sabine Scavi second century A.D. Settefinestre side Simone slabs soil stamp strata stratigraphic structure surface tesserae Tivoli trench Vicovaro visible wall in opus