tegurium

tegurium

A roof over a sarcophagus, usually double-sloped and supported by narrow columns.
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15, 12, 2) <<tugurium casula est quam faciunt sibi custodes uinearum ad tegimen sui, quasi tegurium, siue propter ardorem solis et radios declinandos, siue ut inde uel homines uel bestiolas quae insidiare solent natis frugibus abigant>>.