In Ancient Roman architecture a cryptoporticus is a covered corridor or passageway.

Connected Sites

Site Rationale Link
Pompei Pompei: House of the Cryptoporticus; Herculaneum: House of the Deers and House of the Mosaic Atrium
Rome Domus Aurea and Palatinum
Villa Adriana (Tivoli)


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  1. Not be "self evident"
  2. Link at least 3 different sites
  3. Not duplicate or merely subdivide the "Category" assignment already identified on this site.
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  5. Be explained, with reference to a source