TITLE

ANCIENT EXTRACTIONS

PUB. DATE
January 1988
SOURCE
Archaeology;Jan/Feb88, Vol. 41 Issue 1, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the discovery of evidence that barbers of ancient Rome practiced dentistry. Excavations near the Temple of Castor and Pollux in the heart of Rome's Forum; Human teeth from the Forum excavations; Discovery of evidence of barbering activities that must have been conducted in a residential shop or a 'taberna.'
ACCESSION #
10868131

 

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