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  • Creator(s):
    G. Massiot & cie
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    A Roman theatre in Orange, Vaucluse, France, built early in the 1st century AD. It is one of the best preserved Roman theatres.

    Date Created:
    1910-01-01
  • Creator(s):
    G. Massiot & cie
    Description:

    Veurne Butchers’ Hall or Oud Vleeshuis, a butcher’s shop and meat market in 1615, now houses the town library. In 1615 a new Vleeshal was built in the late renaissance style. In 1861 the building was converted to a theater by Pierre Croquison. The building was restored in 1895. A brick building.

    Date Created:
    1910-01-01
  • Description:

    Lantern slides created in the Russian Empire during the late 19th or early 20th century. Image subjects include cathedrals, churches, museums, and palaces. These lantern slides were intended for use in architectural pedagogy. Regions included in this collection comprise the present-day states of Russia, Ukraine, and Georgia.

  • Description:

    Lantern slides created in Spain during the late 19th or early 20th century. Image subjects include cathedrals, churches, monasteries, mosques, palaces, public buildings, and tombs. These lantern slides were intended for use in architectural pedagogy.

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    Lantern slides created in Tunisia under its French colonial occupation during the late 19th or early 20th century. Image subjects include ruined amphitheaters, gates, and mosaics. These lantern slides were intended for use in architectural pedagogy.

  • Creator(s):
    G. Massiot & cie
    Description:

    Sagunto (Saguntum) is located on a mountain overlooking the Palancia river; traditionally it was founded by Greek colonists from Zákinthos. It captured by Hannibal in 219 BCE, causing the Second Punic War. Later taken by Romans and reconstructed as a stronghold. The Roman theater on the northern slope of the citadel hill was demolished by Napoleon’s marshal Louis Gabriel Suchet, who also destroyed the Roman tower of Hercules. It was partly restored in late twentieth century (with modern a…

    Date Created:
    1910-01-01
  • Creator(s):
    G. Massiot & cie
    Description:

    An Iberian settlement preceded Roman Segobriga. Following the final conquest of Iberia in 19 BCE Romanization proceeded rapidly, and during Augustus’ reign the city of Segobriga became a Roman municipality. (Note that the name Segobriga refers to more than one site in Spain; it translates in Celtiberian to “victory city”.)

    Date Created:
    1910-01-01
  • Creator(s):
    G. Massiot & cie
    Description:

    The southern edge of the whole hill was the palace (2nd century CE) of the Roman governor of Africa. In the later 1st and 2nd centuries CE a ring of public buildings was built around the earlier colony. These included the Antonine Baths, an amphitheatre, theatre, odeion and several groups of public cisterns.

    Carthage is a famed ancient city on the Gulf of Tunis; center of a powerful state that conquered Sardinia, Malta, and Balearic Islands in the 6th century BCE. After battling Rome in the …

    Date Created:
    1910-01-01
  • Creator(s):
    G. Massiot & cie
    Description:

    The southern edge of the whole hill was the palace (2nd century CE) of the Roman governor of Africa. In the later 1st and 2nd centuries CE a ring of public buildings was built around the earlier colony. These included the Antonine Baths, an amphitheatre, theatre, odeion and several groups of public cisterns.

    Carthage is a famed ancient city on the Gulf of Tunis; center of a powerful state that conquered Sardinia, Malta, and Balearic Islands in the 6th century BCE. After battling Rome in the …

    Date Created:
    1910-01-01
  • Creator(s):
    G. Massiot & cie
    Description:

    Dougga reached the height of its territorial expansion under the Antonines and Severans (AD 138-235), when it covered more than 25 ha; its population seems to have been between 5000 and 10,000. The town profited a great deal from local benefactors; for example, P. Marcius Quadratus had the theatre built between AD 168 and 169. The theatre was built into the hillside at the top of the city slope and could seat over 3000 spectators. The theatre is still used for performances of classic theatre,…

    Date Created:
    1910-01-01
  • Creator(s):
    G. Massiot & cie
    Description:

    An amphitheatre was part of the public building campaign in the 2nd century CE by the Roman governor of Africa. Unfortunately only the heavily robbed foundations of these important buildings survive.

    Carthage is a famed ancient city on the Gulf of Tunis; center of a powerful state that conquered Sardinia, Malta, and Balearic Islands in the 6th century BCE. After battling Rome in the 100-year Punic Wars was ruined by Rome in 146 BCE, but rebuilt as a Roman city (under Augustus, beginning 29 B…

    Date Created:
    1910-01-01
  • Description:

    Lantern slides created in Italy during the late 19th or early 20th century. Image subjects include arenas, basilicas, cathedrals, chapels, churches, fountains, gardens, loggias, public buildings, ruins, sculpture, tombs. These lantern slides were intended for use in architectural pedagogy. Some images include people and fashions of the time.