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Parts of Roman House
Terms in this set (18)
hallway leading from the door of the house into the atrium
tablinium (plural: tablinia)
room or alcove off the atrium where family records were kept. Sometimes used as an office by the homeowner.
shallow pool in the atrium which collects falling rainwater
quadranglular opening in roof over atrium. Rainwater flowed through this opening into the impluvium.
cubiculum (plural: cubicula)
rooms used as bedrooms or sitting rooms
open courtyard or garden area surrounded by a colonnade
a walkway covered by a roof supported by columns
room used for entertaining: a small salon
ala (plural: alae)
wing room/s at the end of the atrium giving access to the tablinium
oblong room or hall used for entertaining guests.
an image, usually made of wax, of a distinguish ancestor, put on display in the hallway or atrium
vestibulum (plural: vestibula)
hortus (plural: horti)
shops/workshops found on the outside of the house.
housewater storage tank
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