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Details for Rome

Full name: Rome

This person or thing (agent) has been used 10,213 times within our collections systems.

As a maker of objects: 10,213 times.

Type of agent

Creator
Institution

Created

11yrs ago

Closely matched 3rd party resources

http://nomisma.org/id/rome
http://vocab.getty.edu/tgn/7000874
http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q220
http://sws.geonames.org/3169070
http://pleiades.stoa.org/places/423025

Getty TGN Information

City positioned on 7 hills over the swampy Tiber river area; one of the oldest continuously occupied sites in Europe. Archaeological evidence attests to human occupation of the area from ca. 14,000 years ago, but the dense layer of later debris obscures Palaeolithic and Neolithic sites. Was an Etruscan city by 8th cen. BCE, their kings expelled and republic established by 500 BCE; soon ruled vast area and was center of Empire from 31 BCE; declined when capital moved to Constantinople in 330 CE; revived under popes.

Nomisma Definition

The mint at the ancient site of Rome in Latium.

Labels in other languages sourced via Nomisma

Rome
Roma
Ρώμη
Roma
古罗马
Řím
Рим
Roma
Róma
Roma

Concept type

Mint

Map via Nomisma

Connected records

Roman Republic

Maker(s)

Mint: Rome

Solidus

Maker(s)

Issuer: Theoderic the Great (493-526)
Ruler: Anastasius I (491-518) (Struck in the name of)
Mint: Rome

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Agent details for Rome" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/agent/agent-149886 Accessed: 2022-09-26 21:23:40

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