Anteiquae Urbis Imago

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Pirro Ligorio's 1561 Anteiquae Urbis Imago (Image of the Ancient City) is a cartographic reconstruction of 4th-century AD Rome. The map draws upon literary sources, coins, inscriptions, and physical remains to locate and illustrate the structures of the ancient city.
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