Detail, Arch of Septimius Severus, Rome

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Mark Cartwright
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published on 29 June 2013
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A column plinth from the arch of Septimius Severus in Rome, 203 CE. The relief sculpture depicts a Roman soldier with a Parthian prisoner.

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About the Author

Mark Cartwright
Mark is a history writer based in Italy. His special interests include pottery, architecture, world mythology and discovering the ideas that all civilizations share in common. He holds an MA in Political Philosophy and is the Publishing Director at WHE.

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APA Style

Cartwright, M. (2013, June 29). Detail, Arch of Septimius Severus, Rome. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/1347/detail-arch-of-septimius-severus-rome/

Chicago Style

Cartwright, Mark. "Detail, Arch of Septimius Severus, Rome." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified June 29, 2013. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/1347/detail-arch-of-septimius-severus-rome/.

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Cartwright, Mark. "Detail, Arch of Septimius Severus, Rome." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 29 Jun 2013. Web. 25 Jul 2021.