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Viminal-Quirinal

Viminal-Quirinal

Lutetia, 4th century, CE. Lutetia was a town in pre-Roman and Roman Gaul. The Gallo-Roman city was a forerunner of the re-established Merovingian town that is the ancestor of present-day Paris.

Lutetia, 4th century, CE. Lutetia was a town in pre-Roman and Roman Gaul. The Gallo-Roman city was a forerunner of the re-established Merovingian town that is the ancestor of present-day Paris.

Illustrations from Basil Kennet's Romae Antiquae Notitia or The Antiquities of Rome original edition printed in 1699  - Plate 1

Illustrations from Basil Kennet's Romae Antiquae Notitia or The Antiquities of Rome original edition printed in 1699 - Plate 1

Roman town of Colonia Ulpia Traiana - Xanten, Germany +++ found on fernwehundso.de

Roman town of Colonia Ulpia Traiana - Xanten, Germany +++ found on fernwehundso.de

A macellum is an ancient Roman indoor market building that sold mostly provisions. The building normally sat alongside the forum and basilica, providing a place in which a market could be held. Image from "City: A Story of Roman Planning and Construction" by David Macaulay.

A macellum is an ancient Roman indoor market building that sold mostly provisions. The building normally sat alongside the forum and basilica, providing a place in which a market could be held. Image from "City: A Story of Roman Planning and Construction" by David Macaulay.

Les Voyages d'Alix, un somptueux crayonné de Léonardo Palmisano.

Les Voyages d'Alix, un somptueux crayonné de Léonardo Palmisano.

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Reconstitution de la Maison Carrée dans son contexte antique

Reconstitution de la Maison Carrée dans son contexte antique

These are two ancient Roman homes. At top, we see a room in the House of Neptune and Amphitrite, a lavish home at Herculaneum in Italy. It features a fountain in the middle of the room and wall mosaics that date to 79 C.E. At bottom, we see middle-class Roman apartments situated above shops along a street at Herculaneum.

These are two ancient Roman homes. At top, we see a room in the House of Neptune and Amphitrite, a lavish home at Herculaneum in Italy. It features a fountain in the middle of the room and wall mosaics that date to 79 C.E. At bottom, we see middle-class Roman apartments situated above shops along a street at Herculaneum.