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Roman seals unveil Pantheon of deities in ancient Doliche: A glimpse into civic splendor

Exciting discoveries in Turkey’s ancient Roman city, Doliche, reveal over 2,000 clay seals showcasing diverse Roman deities. Unearthed in the city archive, these seals, measuring 5 to 20 mm, once secured official documents. The intricate collection, featuring gods, goddesses, and inscriptions, sheds light on Roman cultural affiliations.

Despite a historic fire in 253 AD, the ongoing excavation offers hope in understanding public architecture and the vibrant civic life centered around the grand temple dedicated to Jupiter Dolichenus. A fascinating journey into the past continues to unravel Doliche’s rich tapestry!

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Source: ancient-origins.net

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