Ancient execution site "Rupe Tarpea"

Ancient execution site "Rupe Tarpea"


Rome, Italy (IT)
It was used during the Roman Republic as an execution site. Murderers and traitors, if convicted by the quaestores parricidii, were flung from the cliff to their deaths.
It was used during the Roman Republic as an execution site. Murderers and traitors, if convicted by the quaestores parricidii, were flung from the cliff to their deaths.
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Links: en.wikipedia.org
By: Effi

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