Carole Raddato
published on 22 June 2021
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Nesactium, located in modern-day Croatia near Pula, was the capital of the Histri tribe and a Roman municipium. The site contains the remains of a prehistoric cemetery, a Roman municipium, and an early Christian basilica from the 6th century CE.

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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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