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|Rome||- not defined -|
|Metropolitan City of Rome Capital||Metropolitan City|
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|Name(s) in local language(s):||Roma, Lazio, Italia|
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Whewellite is the main component of the alteration crust affecting marble surfaces on Roman monuments (Arch of Constantine, Colosseum, etc.).
No minerals currently recorded for this locality.
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Cipriani, C., Franchi, L. (1958) Sulla presenza di whewellite tra le croste di alterazione di monumenti romani. Bollettino del Servizio Geologico d'Italia, 79, 555-564; Rendiconti della Società Mineralogica Italiana, 14, 140 (abstract).
Heiken, G., Funiciello, R., & De Rita, D. (2013). The seven hills of Rome: a geological tour of the eternal city. Princeton University Press.
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