Tomb of the Scipios on the via Appia
The left longitudinal gallery. Rome, Tomb of the Scipios Photo by Ilya Shurygin

Tomb of the Scipios on the via Appia.

The left longitudinal gallery.

Rome, Tomb of the Scipios

Description:
Gallery 56 (view from the end 6).
On the right  two bulky solid tufa pillars supporting the vault with niches for urns or statues.

The designation corresponds to the plan of the Tomb of the Scipios. and genealogical tree of the Scipios..

Credits:
2012. Photo and comments: Ilya Shurygin.
Keywords: via Appia Antica Tomb of the Scipios hypogeum hypogaeum Sepulcrum Scipionum Sepolcro degli Scipioni solid tufa pillar
History of Ancient Rome