Italy. Arch of Constantine, Rome. The Arch of Constantine is a triumphal arch in…

Arch of Constantine, Rome, Italy. The Arch of Constantine is a triumphal arch in Rome, situated between the Colosseum and the Palatine Hill. It was erected to commemorate Constantine I's victory over Maxentius at the Battle of Milvian Bridge on October

Arch of Constantine - Rome After years of civil war, the victory of Constantine's army over the numerically superior army of Maxentius at the Battle of Milvian Bridge in 312 AD brought some peace to the Roman Empire. To commemorate this victory, the Senate of Rome awarded Arch of Constantine a triumphal arch. It was dedicated just a few years later, in 315 AD.

Arch of Constantine - Rome After years of civil war, the victory of Constantine's army over the numerically superior army of Maxentius at the Battle of Milvian Bridge in 312 AD brought some peace to the Roman Empire. To commemorate this victory, the Senat

Rome, province of Rome, Lazio region Italy

The Right Side of the Fence - (HDR Rome, Italy) by blame_the_monkey

The Arch of Constantine, located right next to the Colosseum, is the largest of the remaining Roman triumphal arches. It was built in 315 AD after Constantine's surprising victory over Maxentius at the Battle of the Milvian Bridge.

Arch of Constantine in Rome was made during CE during the Roman art historical period. It is made of marble. Some reliefs in this come from other Roman monuments for other emperors such as Trojan and Hadrian.

The ruins of the "Old City" in Rome through the Arch of Constantine.

A LITTLE TASTE OF ROME ..........

The ruins of Rome through the Arch of Constantine. The ruins were one of my favorite parts of Rome.

The Arch of Constantine as seen from the Roman Colosseum (OC)

The Arch of Constantine as seen from the Roman Colosseum (OC)

The Arch of Constantine  is a triumphal arch in Rome, situated between the Colosseum and the Palatine Hill. It was erected by the Roman Senate to commemorate Constantine I's victory over Maxentius at the Battle of Milvian Bridge in 312.  Dedicated in 315, it is the largest Roman triumphal arch. The arch spans the Via triumphalis, the way taken by the emperors when they entered the city in triumph.

Arch of Constantine - makes extensive use of spolia, re-using several major reliefs from century imperial monuments, which give a striking and famous stylistic contrast to the sculpture newly-created for the arch. - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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