Romans in the North

  • Description

    Housesteads Roman Museum. A plaque found in the back of a house in the vicus attached to the fort. It shows the genii cucullati - three spirits wearing hooded cloaks and who were worshipped across Northern Europe, possibly in connection with fertility rites
  • Owner

    John McLinden
  • Source

    Flickr (Flickr)
  • License

    What does this mean? Attribution-NoDerivs License
  • Further information

    Resource type: Image
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 4 years, 10 months ago
    Viewed: 671 times
    Picture Taken: 2016-07-10T14:02:25
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