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ARMINIUS AT BATTLE, 9 A.D.
The Battle of Teutoburg Forest, 9 A.D., in which Arminius, or Herman (c17 B.C.-21 A.D.), and his Cherusci warriors destroyed three Roman legions and prevented Roman domination of Germany. Wood engraving, German, 19th century.
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ST. PAUL AND SILAS.
After the earthquake at Philippi, the jailer cries, 'What must I do to be saved?' to St. Paul and Silas (Acts 16:30). Wood engraving, American, 1884.
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SECOND TEMPLE OF JERUSALEM.
Romans under Titus burning the Second Temple of Jerusalem in 70 A.D. Arab manuscript illumination.
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VESPASIAN (9-79 A.D.).
Emperor of Rome, 69-79 A.D. Obverse of a Judea Capta coin, issued under Vespasian's reign in commemoration of Rome's suppression of the Jewish Revolt.
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0123016
FLAVIUS JOSEPHUS (37-c100).
Jewish historian and general, carrying a volume of 'The Jewish War,' to Emperor Vespasian and his son, Titus. Latin manuscript illumination, 11th century.
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FRANCE: ROMAN THEATER.
Background of the Roman Theatre in Orange, southern France, built in the 1st century A.D. Photograph, mid 20th century.
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FINE ART.
Roman Antiquity Venus (Aphrodite) and the deadly wounded Adonis Roman fresco from Pompeii - 1st century B.C. -.
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GERMANY: CELEBRATION, 1968.
75th birthday celebration for German politician Walter Ulbricht (1893-1973) at the Walter Ulbricht Stadium in Berlin, Germany. Full Credit: Schlage / Ullstein Bild / Granger NYC.
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ST. PAUL: CONVERSION.
The conversion of St. Paul (Acts 9:3-5). Woodcut, c1508, by Hans Baldung Grien (c1485-1545).
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0050096
MARTYRDOM OF ST. STEPHEN.
The martyrdom of St. Stephen in Jerusalem (Acts 7:60). Wood engraving, 19th century, after Gustave Doré.
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0408524
ROME: MASSACRE OF DRUIDS.
'Destruction of the Druids in Mona by the Romans.' Massacre of Druids during the Roman conquest of Britain, c61 A.D. Line engraving, English, c1875.
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POMPEII: CARPENTERS.
Group of carpenters in a procession, carrying a shrine with figures engaged in carpentry. Fresco from Pompeii, Italy, 1st century A.D.
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ROMAN FUNERARY ALTAR.
Roman marble funerary altar for Cominia Tyche, wife of Lucius Annius Festus, 90-100 A.D.
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TOMBS OF THE SANHEDRIN.
The tombs of the Sanhedrin, rock cut tombs of the 1st century A.D., in Jerusalem. Photograph, early 20th century.
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0111261
ST. PAUL AT EPHESUS.
The Sermon of St. Paul at Ephesus. Books of magic are being burned in the foreground. French educational postcard, freely after Eustache le Sueur, 1950s.
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POMPEII: TEMPLE.
A temple in Pompeii, 1st century AD. Lithograph by Antonio Niccolini, 19th century.
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0037803
OADICEA (d. 62 A.D.).
Queen of the Iceni, Britons of Norfolk and Suffolk. Leading her peoples against the Romans. Wood engraving, 19th century.
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NERO PLAYING LYRE, 64 A.D.
Nero playing his lyre at the burning of Rome in 64 A.D. Engraving, 18th century.
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VESPASIAN (9-79 A.D.)
Emperor of Rome, 69-79 A.D. Vespasian with his son and successor, Titus. Latin manuscript illumination, 11th century.
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ROMAN COINS: CLAUDIUS.
Copper coins with portraits of Claudius, Roman Emperor from 41-54 A.D.
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ROME: PALATINE HILL.
Ruins of the hippodrome of the Flavian Palace, built under Emperor Domitian c92 A.D., on the Palatine Hill in Rome.
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ROME: BATHS OF TITUS.
Fountain in the central gallery at the Baths of Titus, built in Rome in 81 A.D. by Emperor Titus.
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0054501
EMPEROR TRAJAN (c53-117).
Roman emperor (98-117). Copper engraving, Italian, 18th century.
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0087955
SAINT JOHN THE EVANGELIST.
Saint John on the island of Patmos, Greece. Wood engraving, 19th century.
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0096000
WORLD MAP, 1ST CENTURY.
World map based on the writings of Pomponius Mela, Roman geographer, c43 A.D.
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EMPEROR WU OF HAN
(156-87 B.C.). Personal name Liu Che and posthumously known as Wu Ti. Han emperor of China (140-87 B.C.). Depicted as a Chinese war god with his squire Cho-tsang. Chinese woodcut, c1928.
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NEW YORK: 70 PINE STREET.
The New York City office building 70 Pine Street backed by Midtown Manhattan. Photograph, c1932.
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0528166
SUFFRAGETTES, 1918.
Lucy Branham burning a speech by President Woodrow Wilson during a National Woman's Party pageant at the Lafayette statue in Washington, D.C. Photograph, 16 September 1918.
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0101533
OVID (43 B.C.-c17 A.D.).
Roman poet. Wood engraving, 19th century.
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LIVY (59 B.C.-17 A.D.).
Titus Livius. Roman historian. Copper engraving, French, 1584.
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0044127
ANCIENT ROME: HOUSE SLAVE.
A slave serving the diners in the triclinium of a weatlhy home in ancient Rome. Drawing, c1935.
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0528150
SUFFRAGETTES, 1918.
Lucy Branham burning a speech by President Woodrow Wilson during a National Woman's Party pageant at the Lafayette statue in Washington D.C. Photograph, 16 September 1918.
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0015545
CLAUDIUS I (10 B.C.-54 A.D.).
Roman emperor, 41-54 A.D. Roman bronze head.
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0131051
ROMAN RELIEF: GOLDSMITH.
A goldsmith at work in his shop. Roman tomb relief, late 1st-early 2nd century A.D.
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0274720
ARCHAEOLOGY.
Female figure in limestone, marble and stucco. Artefact from Seleucia, Iraq. Parthian Civilization, 1st-2nd Century. Full Credit: DEA / A. DE GREGORIO / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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ARCHAEOLOGY.
Landscape and architecture in a wall painting in the tablinum, the House of Marcus Lucretius Fronto, Pompeii (UNESCO World Heritage List, 1997), Campania. Roman Civilization, 1st Century. Full Credit: DEA / A. DAGLI ORTI / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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NERO (37-68 A.D.).
Emperor of Rome, 54-68 A.D.
Emperor Nero watching gladiatorial combat through a concavely-ground emerald serving as a lens to correct his myopia. Wood engraving, French, 19th century.
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ROMAN VILLA.
A Roman villa belonging to Pliny the Younger (c61-113 A.D.). Wood engraving, American, 19th century.
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EPICTETUS (born 50 A.D.).
Greek Stoic philosopher. Woodcut, 16th century.
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NERO (37-68 A.D.).
Roman emperor, 54-68 A.D. Marble statue when a child. 1st century A.D.
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