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From Etruria, to Rome, to the fall of Constantinople in 1453 AD (ANNO DOMINI MCDLIII)

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 Leptis Magna, also called Lpqy, Neapolis, Lebida or Lebda , was a prominent city of the Roman Empire. Ancient Ruins, Ancient Rome, Ancient Greece, Ancient History, Mayan Ruins, European History, Ancient Artifacts, American History, Classical Architecture

Leptis Magna - Libya

Leptis Magna, also called Lpqy, Neapolis, Lebida or Lebda , was a prominent city of the Roman Empire. Its ruins are located in Al Khums, Libya, 130 km east of Tripoli, on the coast where the Wadi Lebda meets the sea. The site is one of the most spectacular and unspoiled Roman ruins in the Mediterranean with so few tourists visiting it... © Eric Lafforgue www.ericlafforgue.com

Frament of female statue of a Nike (right foot), discovered in the Forum of Augustus, Augustan age, Museo dei Fori Imperiali, Rome Statue Art, Zeus Statue, Historical Artifacts, Ancient Artifacts, Roman History, Art History, Ancient Rome, Ancient History, Symbole Viking

Fragment of female statue of a Nike (right foot), discovered in the Forum of Augustus, Augustan age, Museo dei Fori Imperiali, Rome

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Statue of a man in armor, from the Julian Basilica, quarter of century AD, Archaeological Museum of Ancient Corinth, Greece Ancient Greek Art, Ancient Rome, Ancient Greece, Ancient History, Roman Sculpture, Sculpture Art, Fall Of Constantinople, Roman History, Roman Empire

Statue of a man in armor, from the Julian Basilica, 2nd quarter of 2nd century AD, Archaeological Museum of Ancient Corinth, Greece

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Bronze right hand, Greek or Roman, Hellenistic or Imperial period Steel Sculpture, Bronze Sculpture, Hand Kunst, Rome Art, Kunsthistorisches Museum, Show Of Hands, Ceramic Figures, Hand Art, Museum Of Fine Arts

Right hand

The long, lean fingers of this hollow right hand are curled slightly inwards with the thumb in a relaxed position. The fingers are solid bronze. Condition: jagged break running along the wrist. Two light green bands encircle the index and ring finger. The back of the hand contains four rectangular patches located on one knuckle and on the top of three fingers. A dark green patina covers the back of the hand and a light green surface and brown accretions (soil deposits?) cover the palm. Sea…

Bust with the head of Agrippa. Florence, Gallery of Uffizi Ancient Rome, Ancient Art, Ancient History, Roman Sculpture, Sculpture Art, Roman History, Art History, Galerie Des Offices, Roman Empire

Bust with the head of Agrippa. Florence, Uffizi Gallery (Firenze, Galleria degli Uffizi)

Greek marble. Head — 30—20 BCE; bust — modern work. Height: total 68 cm, ancient part 42 cm.

Greek Helmet with death and burial motifs Bronze made in South Italy BCE Photographed at the Getty Villa in Malibu, California. Greek History, Roman History, Ancient History, Fall Of Constantinople, Greek Helmet, Ancient Armor, Greek Warrior, Minoan, Victory Motorcycles

Greek Helmet with death and burial motifs Bronze made in South Italy 400-375 BCE

Photographed at the Getty Villa in Malibu, California.

*HERCULANEUM, ITALY ~ Equestrian statue of Marcus Nonius Balbus. Second half of the century BCE. Head is an century work. Roman Sculpture, Horse Sculpture, Naples Museum, Equestrian Statue, Pompeii And Herculaneum, Roman History, Roman Art, 1st Century, Ancient Artifacts

Equestrian statue of Marcus Nonius Balbus. Naples, National Archaeological Museum (Napoli, Museo archeologico nazionale)

Marble. Second half of the 1st century BCE. Head is an early-19th century work.

Lock, Stock, and History — Roman bronze parade cavalry helmet, Roman Sculpture, Bronze Sculpture, Roman Helmet, Ancient Armor, Art Roman, Rome Antique, Empire Romain, Roman History, Ancient Artifacts

Who was the man behind this amazing Roman mask? Helmet unearthed by metal detector expected to fetch £300,000

The bronze helmet complete with face-mask has been discovered by a metal detector enthusiast in Cumbria.

"Fresco of the Villa Poppea (Villa Poppaea), Oplontis, UNESCO World Heritage." by robertharding - Ancient Rome, Ancient Art, Machu Picchu, Fall Of Constantinople, Roman History, Colour Images, Antique Art, World Heritage Sites, Archaeology

Fresco of the Villa Poppea (Villa Poppaea), Oplontis, UNESCO World Heritage...

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 Rome, Roman National Museum, Baths of Diocletian Ancient Rome, Ancient Art, Fall Of Constantinople, Roman History, Roman Emperor, Bronze, Roman Art, National Museum, Old World

Lucius Cornelius Pusio. Rome, Roman National Museum, Baths of Diocletian (Roma, Museo nazionale romano, Terme di Diocleziano)

Bronze. 41—54 CE.

  Sculpture Painting, Pottery Sculpture, The Gorgon's Head, Fall Of Constantinople, Classical Antiquity, Roman Soldiers, Roman History, Roman Art, 1st Century

Loricate torso of Nero, mid 1st century AD, from Bologna via de' Carbonesi, the cuirass is decorated with two Nereids riding on a Ketos and the Gorgon's head, Bologna, Museo Civico Archeologico

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high street reopens to visitors after more than 20 years The Roman high street, Decumanus Maximus, at Herculaneum, has been closed to visitors for more than 20 years. Ancient Pompeii, Pompeii And Herculaneum, Ancient Ruins, Ancient History, Machu Picchu, Roman Architecture, Historical Architecture, Rome Antique, Empire Romain

Roman high street reopens to visitors after more than 20 years

Decumanus Maximus at Herculaneum, near Naples was preserved by eruption of Vesuvius in AD79

  Fall Of Constantinople, Anno Domini, Historical Women, Roman History, Romans, Renzo Piano, Sculpture, Statue, Antiques

Ercolano, ecco i mobili mai visti e custoditi nei depositi - Napoli - Repubblica.it

Nei depositi del sito archeologico di Ercolano è nascosto un tesoro: mobili e arredi in legno carbonizzati. C'è una culla, un letto, piccoli tavoli, armadi di ogni dimensione e foggia e larari. Ma anche piccoli oggetti, statuine e resti di cibo (fichi e pane). Il patrimonio, al momento accatastato nelle sale di deposito (climatizzate) sarà esposto nel nuovo museo di Ercolano al quale sta lavorando l'architetto Renzo Piano su commissione della Fondazione americana di David Packard. (antonio…

Greek and Roman sculpture: Legs, arms, hands and feet Fall Of Constantinople, Finger Curls, Equestrian Statue, Talk To The Hand, Roman Sculpture, Ancient Art, Face And Body, Art Pictures, Sculpting

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There’s an unusually large number of bronze and marble Roman body parts on offer in this December’s Antiquities sale in New York. Apecialist Max Bernheimer goes out on a limb by selecting seven pieces