Frontinus Gate in Hierapolis, Phrygia

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Carole Raddato
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published on 14 January 2016

The Frontinus Gate was the monumental entrance to the Roman city of Hierapolis (western Turkey). It is flanked by two round towers and dates to 84 or 86 CE on the basis of a dedication to Domitian on the gate's façade.

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Carole Raddato
Carole maintains the popular ancient history photo-blog Following Hadrian, where she travels the world in the footsteps of emperor Hadrian.

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Raddato, C. (2016, January 14). Frontinus Gate in Hierapolis, Phrygia. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/4410/frontinus-gate-in-hierapolis-phrygia/

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Raddato, Carole. "Frontinus Gate in Hierapolis, Phrygia." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified January 14, 2016. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/4410/frontinus-gate-in-hierapolis-phrygia/.

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Raddato, Carole. "Frontinus Gate in Hierapolis, Phrygia." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 14 Jan 2016. Web. 04 Feb 2023.

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