Tomb of Priscilla
On a quadrangular base, covered with travertine blocks (opus quadratum), there were in the past two superimposed cylindrical towers, built in opus mixtum and opus reticulatum, the upper one with 13 niches designed to house statues of the dead.
The funerary cell covered by a barrel vault is entered via a corridor, currently accessible from the basement of one of the houses that are adjacent to the monument. The cell was coated within by blocks of travertine and included three niches designed to house sarcophagi.
In modern times there were two farmhouses, one of which was the "Tavern of Acquataccio". The burial chamber was used as a store for maturing cheeses.
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- Scheda sul sepolcro di Priscilla sul sito della Sovraintendenza ai beni culturali del comune di Roma
- Lauretta Colonnelli, "Il sepolcro svelato", articolo sul Corriere della Sera del 20 dicembre 2003