Article ID: CBB001320680

Stallianus, a Plumber from Pompeii (and Other Remarks on Pompeian Lead Pipes) (2012)


A brief survey of our current knowledge of water distribution in Pompei provides the backdrop for showing that a neglected inscription on lead from Pompei proves that the stamp Stalliani on one of the stamped lead pipes from the town names a manufacturer, a plumbarius, not the owner of a private water concession.

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Authors & Contributors
Jansen, Gemma C. M.
Lamoreaux, Philip E.
Tanner, Judy T.
Ciarallo, Annamaria
Castagnetti, Giuseppe
Rieger, Simone
Past and Present
International Journal for the History of Engineering and Technology
VIET: Voprosy Istorii Estestvoznaniia i Tekhniki
East Asian Science, Technology and Society: An International Journal
University Press of Colorado
Stichting BABESCH
L'Erma di Bretschneider
I. B. Tauris
Water supply
Water resource management
Technology and politics
Natural resource management
Time Periods
20th century
19th century
21st century
United States
Colorado (U.S.)
Mediterranean region
Pompeii (Italy)

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