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published on 09 June 2013
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The north side of the Arch of Constantine I in Rome. Dedicated in 315 CE, the triumphal arch celebrates the emperor's victory over the Roman tyrant Maxentius in 312 CE. It is the largest surviving triumphal arch and the last great Imperial Roman monument.

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Mark Cartwright
Mark is a full-time writer, researcher, historian, and editor. Special interests include art, architecture, and discovering the ideas that all civilizations share. He holds an MA in Political Philosophy and is the WHE Publishing Director.

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Cartwright, M. (2013, June 09). Arch of Constantine I. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/1266/arch-of-constantine-i/

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Cartwright, Mark. "Arch of Constantine I." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified June 09, 2013. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/1266/arch-of-constantine-i/.

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Cartwright, Mark. "Arch of Constantine I." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 09 Jun 2013. Web. 15 Jul 2024.

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