Roman Latrine, Hierapolis

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Carole Raddato
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published on 14 January 2016
Roman Latrine, Hierapolis

The latrine along Frontinus Street (colonnaded street) at Hierapolis in Phrygia (modern-day Turkey), built in the end of the 1st century CE. The room is divided longitudinally by a row of columns that supported a roof composed of travertine blocks.


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Carole Raddato
Carole maintains the popular ancient history photo-blog Following Hadrian, where she travels the world in the footsteps of emperor Hadrian.

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Raddato, C. (2016, January 14). Roman Latrine, Hierapolis. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/4409/

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Raddato, Carole. "Roman Latrine, Hierapolis." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified January 14, 2016. https://www.ancient.eu/image/4409/.

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Raddato, Carole. "Roman Latrine, Hierapolis." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 14 Jan 2016. Web. 23 Sep 2019.

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