Altar with the image of two Dioscuri at the Spring of Juturna
Empire time. Rome, Roman Forum

Altar with the image of two Dioscuri at the Spring of Juturna.

Empire time.

Rome, Roman Forum

Description:
The most important spring in Rome during the archaic epoch was situated at the bottom of Palatin and its water was considered medicinal.
Credits:
© Photo, text: GIOVANNI D’ANNA “LEGGENDE E TRADIZIONI DELL’ANTICA ROMA”, ARCHEO, N. 31, p. 47.
Photo: G. Tomsich, Archivio Editing.
© Istituto Geografico De Agostini S.p.A. — Novara.
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