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2002: 85; see p. 224). The excavators of the Madrague de Giens freighter of c. 75–60 BC, for example, interpret the layer of sable volcanique as intended only to support the 6,000–7,000 amphorae, but it may have also been intended for sale at the end of the voyage (Liou and Pomey 1985: 562–63; Wilson 2011a: 38). Pomey (oral communication 2005) reports that “analyses” have shown this to be pumiceous volcanic ash from the Baiae area, but the actual source remains poorly documented. One of the many Roman shipwrecks found at Pisa has been reported as having carried “pozzolana” of Campanian origin stored in amphorae (Giachi and Pallecchi 2000: 350), but the material has also been identified as originating near Vulsini (Marra and D’Ambrosio 2013a).

All the maritime mortars have a similar but highly heterogeneous fabric at the macroscale. This includes volcanic ash pozzolan composed of sand- to gravelsized, mainly yellowish-gray, pale orangish-gray, and, occasionally, greenish-gray pumice and glass particles, crystals, particles of vitric tuff, lava lithic fragments, and dull white inclusions of relict lime enclosed in a translucent to dull white cementitious matrix (p. 153). There are also occasional ceramics, limestone particles, and a small proportion of scoriaceous ash in the Claudian and Trajanic structures at Portus.

Builders continued to perfect these mortars during the Imperial age, as described by Van Deman (1912a–b), and confirmed with recent analytic investigations for the Markets of Trajan concretes (Jackson et al. 2009). It is interesting that Vitruvius suggests the utility of concrete in constructing buildings with vaulted roofs, which were an important part of the cityscape in the first century BC but 16 J. P. Oleson which do not otherwise feature in his book. Vitruvius proposes simple field tests to determine the proper quality of material, appropriate to a quarry or construction site: a crackling sound when rubbed in the palm, and easy removal from a cloth without leaving an earthy trace behind.

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