A macellum is an ancient Roman indoor market building that sold mostly provisions.

A macellum is a fairly easy building to identify from its design. A macellum provides shops arranged around a courtyard which contains a central tholos. The tholos is a round structure, usually built upon a couple of steps (a podium), with a ring of columns supporting a domed roof. A macellum is usually square in shape. (wiki)

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Aquileia: round structure of the Macellum, dated back to the Republican age (nom file)
Ephesus: See no. 100 on this City Map
Timgad: Has 2 "Macella". The Sertius and the " Eastern". See


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