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Summary

Merida mausoloeum of C. Iulius Sucesianus.

Class:

  • Grave or burial field
  • visible
  • Location ± 0-5 m.
(see also PELAGIOS)

Identifiers:

Nearby

Museo Abierto de Mérida

Archaeological collection

Emerita Augusta

Augusta Emerita: Roman city in western Spain, modern Mérida, capital of the province of Lusitania.

Museum of Roman Art in Merida

Roman Museum of Merida

Amphitheatre Emerita Augusta

Amphitheatre Emerita Augusta

Images

Surroundings (Panoramio)

Annotation

"House of the Amphitheater"  founded by C. Iulius Sucesianus in the second half of the third century AD is a funerary monument, located outside the walls of the Roman Merida. The door is crowned by a lintel with the image of the two rivers emeritenses: Guadiana (Ana) and Albarregas (Arraeca), and the name of the founder of the monument.