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Mark Cartwright
published on 29 August 2016

The cryptoportico at the northern end of the forum of Roman Empuries (Emporiae), Spain. The structure is u-shaped and dates to the 1st century CE.

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About the Author

Mark Cartwright
Mark is a full-time author, researcher, historian, and editor. Special interests include art, architecture, and discovering the ideas that all civilizations share. He holds an MA in Political Philosophy and is the WHE Publishing Director.

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Cartwright, M. (2016, August 29). Cryptoportico, Empuries. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from

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Cartwright, Mark. "Cryptoportico, Empuries." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified August 29, 2016.

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Cartwright, Mark. "Cryptoportico, Empuries." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 29 Aug 2016. Web. 07 Feb 2023.