Frigidarium with two granite columns and other marine mosaics
Room with mosaics depicting boxers
Hypocausts or heating systems underneath the floor of the bathsBasement fires heated the air which flowed between the columns of stone or tile, which supported the floor. Note below the rows of tile pipes in the walls which conveyed hot air to the rooms as well.
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