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Porte Mars, Reims
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Porte Mars, Reims

The Porte Mars, is an ancient Roman triumphal arch in Reims (Roman Durocortorum, capital of Gallia Belgica) dating from the 3rd century CE. It is the widest arch in the Roman world.
Arch of Constantine I (South Side)
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Arch of Constantine I (South Side)

The south 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...
Inscription, Arch of Constantine I
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Inscription, Arch of Constantine I

The inscription which appears on both sides 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. The inscription reads: IMP CAES FL CONSTANTINO...
Arch of Augustus, Aosta
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Arch of Augustus, Aosta

The Triumphal Arch known as the Arch of Augustus in Aosta, northern Italy. The arch was erected in the reign of Augustus in 25 BCE to honour the emperor and his victory over the Salssi. The central iron crucifix and roof are more modern additions...
Visitor’s Guide to Carsulae (San Damiano)
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Visitor’s Guide to Carsulae (San Damiano)

Carsulae in Umbria, central Italy, was founded c. 300 BCE and only became a prosperous urban centre after it was connected by the Via Flaminia towards the end of the 3rd century BCE. It was granted the status of municipium and acquired a...
Arch of Gavi, Verona
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Arch of Gavi, Verona

The arch known as the Arco dei Gavi, Verona, Italy. Set up in the 1st century CE the arch glorfied the powerful Gavi family. Typically, arches commemorated military triumphs and statesmen but this is a rare example of such a structure commemorating...
Periods of Arch of Constantine
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Periods of Arch of Constantine

Periods of the Arch of Constantine, Rome. The works comprising the Arch of Constantine may be divided into four periods. The three arches are decorated with marble slabs with reliefs. It was conceived and executed during Constantine’s reign...
Arch Intrados
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Arch Intrados

The intrados or inner surface of the principal arch of the Triumphal Arch of Septimius Severus built in 203 CE.
Dacian Prisoners, Arch of Constantine
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Dacian Prisoners, Arch of Constantine

A detail from 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. Between two Dacian prisoners taken from an earlier monument to Trajan, are...
Detail, Arch of Constantine I
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Detail, Arch of Constantine I

A detail from 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. The two medallion panels were taken from a now lost monument (130-138 CE...