Anna Giulia Fabiani

Author: Anna Giulia Fabiani

Archaeologist (Cooperativa Archeologia). She has worked professionally on rescue excavations in urban areas, coordinating archaeological activities in areas affected by the construction of major infrastructure (Lines B1 and C of the Rome Metropolitan railway) and the archaeological analysis of ancient monuments in conservation worksites in Rome’s Central Archaeological Area. From 2003, she has collaborated with SSBAR on various occasions for archaeological research in the Domus Aurea worksite.

Archaeological soundings on the vaults of trajanic galleries 20a and 20b

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In September-November 2012, we carried out an archaeological sounding in the sector of the Oppian Hill park above the outer surface of Trajanic Galleries 20A and 20B. The study was aimed at understanding the external layout and construction features of the ancient vaults, with a view both to reconstructing the missing parts and to defining the new external protection system for the monument. Below we publish the preliminary results of the archaeological study.

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