Basilica, Pompeii, 2nd century BC. Located on the South West side of the Forum it is one of the oldest remaining examples of a Roman Basilica. The Podium, where the Judge probably sat, is fronted by 6 Ionic columns. More columns supported the roof of the vast chamber

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Basilica, Pompeii, 2nd century BC. Located on the South West side of the Forum it is one of the oldest remaining examples of a Roman Basilica. The Podium, where the Judge probably sat, is fronted by 6 Ionic columns. More columns supported the roof of the vast chamber

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