University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Athropology

Author: Pamela Hemphill

An Archaeological Survey of Southern Etruria

By: Pamela Hemphill

Southern Etruria lies in the volcanic hills north and west of the Tiber. This region was occu­pied by the Bronze Age people, later by the Etrus­cans and the Faliscans of the Iron Age, and still later, very extensively by the Romans. During the Middle Ages the area was little used and became overgrown with vegetation. […]