Temple of Venus and Rome - Ancient Roman Temples - Crystalinks

Venus: The Mother of Rome. Fabius Gurges used his power as a curule aedile (a high city official) to build this temple for Venus from fines on women found guilty of adultery.

Emperor Marcus Aurelius sacrificing to the gods, Roman relief (marble), c., from Marcus Aurelius' triumphal arch;

The grand architecture of the ancient Roman Colosseum.   Photographer: Alvin dela Pena

The grand architecture of the ancient Roman Colosseum.

Thermae Diocletianae: Interior of the Chiesa di Santa Maria degli Angeli, Baths of Diocletian

Ancient Roman Baths - Thermae, Baths of - Caracalla, Diocletian, Trajan - Crystalinks

ANCIENT:roman-aqueduct-plumbing, the Romans were well known for their colossal and ingenious works of architecture and engineering, the gravity driven water distributing and waste evacuating aqueducts are still in use today

7 Ancient Wonders of Green Design & Technology

Greco-Roman ANCIENT:roman-aqueduct-plumbing, the Romans were well known for their colossal and ingenious works of architecture and engineering, the gravity driven water distributing and waste evacuating aqueducts are still in use today

Inspiration: Interiors from "Pompeii and the Roman Villa" — The National Gallery…

Inspiration: Interiors from "Pompeii and the Roman Villa"

Daily life around a Roman insula. Roman apartment buildings contained vendors on the first floor and living quarters on the floors above. The apartments in the insulae lacked most basic amenities, such as kitchens and bathrooms. As a result, Romans lived a highly communal lifestyle. The lower classes used public baths and toilets, ate in restaurants, and spent leisure time in common spaces, like the forum.

Daily life around a Roman insula. Roman apartment buildings contained vendors…

Apotheosis of Titus.  Relief on the vault of the Arch of Titus. 81—96 A.D. Rome, Roman Forum, Arch of Titus.

Apotheosis of Titus. Relief on the vault of the Arch of Titus. Rome, Roman Forum, Arch of Titus

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