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Rajagopuram, Arunachaleshwara Temple
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Rajagopuram, Arunachaleshwara Temple

The eastern and the tallest Gopuram (also known as Rajagopuram) at the entrance of the Arunachaleshwara Temple in Tiruvannamalai, India. It has 11 stories on a base made of granite, measuring 135 ft (41 m) by 98 ft (30 m). It was begun by...
Achaemenid Woman
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Achaemenid Woman

Gold fitting depicting a woman wearing a Persian robe and diadem. 6th-4th century BCE, Iran.
Santa Maria del Fiore Cathedral, Florence
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Santa Maria del Fiore Cathedral, Florence

The Santa Maria del Fiore Cathedral, Florence. The cathedral was founded in 1296 CE but its great dome was not completed until 1436 CE. The project was the work of the Italian Renaissance architect Filippo Brunelleschi (1377-1446 CE).
Sant'Ambrogio Basilica Colonnades by Bramante
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Sant'Ambrogio Basilica Colonnades by Bramante

The colonnades of the canonica in Sant'Ambrogio Basilica, Milan. Designed by the Renaissance architect Donato Bramante (c. 1444-1514 CE) in the 1490s CE.
Il Redentore, Venice by Palladio
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Il Redentore, Venice by Palladio

Il Redentore church, Venice, designed by Andrea Palladio (1508-1580 CE) in 1576 CE.
Dome of the Medici Chapel, Basilica of San Lorenzo
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Dome of the Medici Chapel, Basilica of San Lorenzo

The dome of the Medici Chapel, part of the Basilica di San Lorenzo, Florence. The chapel was completed built in the 16th and 17th centuries to honor the Medici family, one of the great families of Renaissance Italy. (Courtesy of Unsplash)
Temple of Augustus in Pula
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Temple of Augustus in Pula

The Temple, situated in the Forum, was dedicated to the goddess Roma and the Emperor Augustus. It was constructed between the year 2 BCE and 14 CE. The frieze of floral motives on the architrave is continued around the temple. On its frontal...
Basement halls of Diocletian's Palace
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Basement halls of Diocletian's Palace

The basement halls of Diocletian's Palace were originally the supporting structures of the Roman emperor's residential quarters. They reflect the layout of the upper floor halls. Diocletian's Palace (Split, Croatia) was built at the turn...
Temple of Concordia, Agrigento
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Temple of Concordia, Agrigento

The Temple of Concordia, Agrigento, Sicily. The temple, in Doric style, was constructed between 440 and 430 BCE and had 6 columns on the facade and 13 along the sides. It is one of the best preserved Greek style temples in the Mediterranean...
Theatre of Epidaurus Panorama
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Theatre of Epidaurus Panorama

Theatre of Epidaurus, Greece.
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