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  • PIAN MIANO/MONTE CASOLI —    An important Archaic site north of Bomarzo made up of two component parts. The area of Piano Miano comprises a vast tuff plateau of about 45 hectares (180 meters above sea level), naturally fortified on three sides and placed at the confluence …   Historical Dictionary of the Etruscans

  • Casoli — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Casoli Escudo …   Wikipedia Español

  • Casoli — Infobox CityIT img coa = official name = Casoli name = Casoli region = Abruzzo province = Province of Chieti (CH) elevation m = 378 area total km2 = 66 population as of = december 31, 2004 population total = 5901 population density km2 = 90… …   Wikipedia

  • Bomarzo — Bomarzo …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • ARCHAIC —    The period of full urbanization and/or state formation and the height of power of the Etruscans between approximately 580 and 400 BC. Artistically, the term archaic period acknowledges a parallelism to the Greek world and implies a process of… …   Historical Dictionary of the Etruscans

  • HELLENISTIC —    The final period of the Etruscans, dating from 400 BC until the takeover by the Romans. In artistic terms, this was a phase of naturalism under Greek influence. In terms of settlement organization, this was a phase of expansion of rural… …   Historical Dictionary of the Etruscans

  • TIBER RIVER (TEVERE) —    The major, 405 kilometer long river that rises on Monte Fumaiolo in the northern part of the central Apennines and runs through central Italy, draining a catchment of some 17,169 square kilometers, providing the southern and eastern border to… …   Historical Dictionary of the Etruscans

  • TUFF —    The technical term for the consolidated ash deposits of volcanic origin that make up much of the landscape of South Etruria. The Italian terms tufo or tufa are sometimes employed colloquially in English, but can be confused with the technical… …   Historical Dictionary of the Etruscans

  • Bomarzo — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Bomarzo Escudo …   Wikipedia Español

  • BOMARZO —    An Archaic settlement on Monte Casoli mainly known for its fourth century fortifications and mainly fourth century BC tombs, for example, at Pianmiano …   Historical Dictionary of the Etruscans

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