Vestal Virgins: The Only Female Priesthood in Rome
Brief article about the priestesses of Vesta, who were in charge of maintaining the sacred fire within the Temple of Vesta on the Forum Romanum. The article also includes information on the House of the Vestal Virgins, Temple of Vesta, and the goddess Vesta.
Wikipedia: Vestal Virgin
Hyperlinked article about the sacerdotes vestales, the virgin holy priestesses of Vesta, the goddess of the hearth.