Author Results for G. C. Speziale

The Roman Anchors Found at Nemi

By G. C. Speziale

A continuation of archaeological work addressed by The Mariner’s Mirror in 1929, the article points to clues which prove the vessels discovered were warships not ‘pontoons’ as well as “real floating temples” possibly built by Caligula. The additional discovery of iron anchors some nineteen-hundred years old was a rare find in itself. Though an important […] Read More

Filed under: Antiquity | Mediterranean | Shipwrecks
Subjects include: Archaeology