Skip to content browse   ·   search   ·   preferences  ·  my saved items  · ppt plug-in   ·  help  ·  view other collections login  
add to my saved items  ·  reference url back to results   ·   previous   ·   next
Zoom in Zoom out Pan down Pan up Pan left Pan right Maximum resolution Fit in window Fit to width Rotate left Rotate right Hide/show thumbnail
Arch of Septimus Severus, detail
Arch of Septimus Severus, detail
Other Title(s)Arch of Septimus Severus, detail
TitleArch of Septimus Severus, detail
Record Typework
Type of WorkArchitecture; Ancient Architecture; Classical Architecture; Arches; Triumphal Arches
Measurements20.88m high, 23.27m wide, 11.2m deep; Attic is 5.6m high with 4 rooms
Materialbrick; travertine; marble
Techniquerelief carved stone
Date203 CE
LocationItaly; Rome: Forum Romanum (Across the Via Sacra, between the Rostra and the Curia)
StyleRoman; Ancient Roman; Classical
Period3rd c
SubjectEmperor Septimius Severus and sons
Description/NotesBuilt to celebrate the victories of Septimius Severus and his sons Caracalla and Geta in the wars against the Parthians and the Osroeni in 195 CE and 197 CE. See:
Rights - Deposited ImageCharles K. Growdon and Marcia Cohn Growdon
ViewDetail: single figure from base
UNR Accession #06-MCG-0061-IT

Submit A Comment

add to my saved items  ·  reference url back to results   ·   previous   ·   next
powered by CONTENTdm ®  ·  contact us  ^ to top ^