Mausoleum of the Lollii, Tiddis

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Carole Raddato
by Reda Kerbush
published on 10 February 2023
Mausoleum of the Lollii, Tiddis Download Full Size Image

The Lollii were one of the important families of Castellum Tidditanorum (modern Tiddis in Algeria). Their circular mausoleum can still be seen some kilometres to the north of the site. The family tomb was erected by Quintus Lollius Urbicus, Governor of the Roman Province of Britannia, between 139- 142 CE. It is composed of a cylindrical drum 10.2 m (33.4 ft) in diameter and 5.5 m (18 ft) high and stands almost intact.

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Kerbush, R. (2023, February 10). Mausoleum of the Lollii, Tiddis. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/17000/mausoleum-of-the-lollii-tiddis/

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Kerbush, Reda. "Mausoleum of the Lollii, Tiddis." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified February 10, 2023. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/17000/mausoleum-of-the-lollii-tiddis/.

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Kerbush, Reda. "Mausoleum of the Lollii, Tiddis." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 10 Feb 2023. Web. 21 Jul 2024.

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