Bronze Sestertius with Colosseum

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Mark Cartwright
by Peter Roan
published on 02 November 2012
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Bronze Sestertius with Colosseum

A bronze sestertius from the reign of Titus (79-81 CE) which depicts the Colosseum or Flavian Amphitheatre. Clearly shown are the four arched stories, statues within the arches and the large monumental fountain - the Meta Sudans - which stood outside.

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Roan, P. (2012, November 02). Bronze Sestertius with Colosseum. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/952/

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Roan, Peter. "Bronze Sestertius with Colosseum." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified November 02, 2012. https://www.ancient.eu/image/952/.

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Roan, Peter. "Bronze Sestertius with Colosseum." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 02 Nov 2012. Web. 07 Jul 2020.

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