Castel Sant'Angelo, Rome, Italy

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Description

A cylindrical building in Parco Adriano, Rome, Italy. It was initially commissioned by the Roman Emperor Hadrian as a mausoleum for himself and his family. The building was later used by the popes as a fortress and castle, and is now a museum.

Attributes

Attribute NameValues
Alternate Title
  • Mausoleum of Hadrian

  • Castle of the Holy Angel

Creator
  • G. Massiot & cie

Subject
  • Mausoleums

  • Sepulchral monuments

  • Tombs

  • Architecture

Date Created
  • 1910-01-01

Date Digitized
  • 2007-01-01

Cultural Context
  • 2nd century

  • Tombs

Place of Creation
  • Rome, Lazio, Italy

  • +41.89193+12.51133

  • Rome

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Temporal Coverage
  • before or circa 1910

Record Visibility Public
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