Category - Ancient Rome

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Roman Forum

The Lapis Niger

The Lapis Niger, or ‘Black Stone’, a slab of black marble, lies in the Comitium to the...

Roman Forum

Tabularium

The Tabularium was erected by Q. Lutatius Catulus in 78 B.C. The bronze tablets of laws and decrees...

Roman Forum

Curia Julia

The Curia Julia (Curia Lulia), the Roman Senate’s most ancient meeting-place, probably stood on the...

Roman Forum

Basilica Aemilia

The Basilica Aemilia (Basilica Emilia) was founded in 179 B. C. by Emilius Lepidus and Fulvius...

Roman Forum

Column of Phocas

The Column of Phocas is the last classical memory of the Roman Forum. It bases on a stepped brick...

Roman Forum

Basilica Julia

The Basilica Julia consists of the long south side of the Roman Forum and is verged on the west by...

Roman Forum

Temple of Saturn

Temple of Saturn was among the earliest temples in Rome and was set up in 497 B.C. on the site, as...