Show Summary Details

Page of

Printed from Oxford Classical Dictionary. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a single article for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy and Legal Notice).

date: 06 December 2022

Vercellaelocked

Vercellaelocked

  • Edward Togo Salmon
  •  and T. W. Potter

Extract

Vercellae (mod. Vercelli), originated as an *oppidum of the Celtic Libici, near the gold-mines of north-western Cisalpine Gaul (see gaul (cisalpine)). A garrison-town and a *municipium under the early empire, it became an important Christian centre in the 4th and 5th cents. ce.

Subjects

  • Roman Myth and Religion

You do not currently have access to this article

Login

Please login to access the full content.

Subscribe

Access to the full content requires a subscription