Ancient Rome - Buildings

Pictures and news relating to ancient Rome and it's buildings. Both the eternal city and provinces. Some of the pics are taken by me but there are also reblogs and links to sites/news I find interesting.

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Ancient Greece - Architecture
Medieval Europe in Pics
Roman And Greek Art
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History In Pics
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Zillion Wonders of the World

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hismarmorealcalm:

Palmyre  Arc de triomphe vue de face  albumen print photograph Maison Bonfils Beirut  Lebanon between 1867 - 1899 

Arch of Septimius Severus…or at least I believe so

hismarmorealcalm:

Palmyre  Arc de triomphe vue de face  albumen print photograph Maison Bonfils Beirut  Lebanon between 1867 - 1899 

Arch of Septimius Severus…or at least I believe so

(via goufregou)

Mausoleum Of Augustus

shatteryourleaves:

Images from the ruins of the Romano-Pisidian city of Sagalassos, approximately 140 kilometers north of present-day Antalya, Turkey.

Sagalassos Archaeological Research Project

(via artemisiaofhalicarnassus)

24th August 79 - Vesuvius erupts and buries Pompeii and Herculaneum

Via Stabbiana, Pompeii

source: By Jensens (Own work) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

Tomb of Eurysaces the baker from late republican period.

Eurysaces was a wealthy baker, perhaps a purveyor of the state, who ordered this tomb for himself and his wife (ca. 30 BC). It was later merged into Aurelianus’ walls hence its relatively good shape.

Porta Maggiore, Rome

July 2012

Temple of Juppiter

Sabratha, Libya

House of Vettii, Pompeii

source: By Taken by the uploader, Patricio Lorente [CC-BY-SA-2.5 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.5) or CC-BY-SA-2.5 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.5)], via Wikimedia Commons

Porta Triumphalis, Rome.

Victorious troops passed this gate while marching towards Forum Romanum.

July 2007