Temple Augustus, possibly the Forum of Augustus, Rome, Italy

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Description

One of the imperial forums of Rome, Italy, built by Augustus. It includes the Temple of Mars Ultor. The forum follows the layout of the Forum of Caesar. It was built in 42 BC to commemorate Augustus’ victory at the Batlle of Philippi over the assassins of Julius Caesar. The incomplete forum and its temple were inaugurated in 2 BC.

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Attribute NameValues
Alternate Title
  • Foro di Augusto

Creator
  • G. Massiot & cie

Subject
  • Forums, Roman

  • Architecture

Date Created
  • 1910-01-01

Date Digitized
  • 2007-01-01

Cultural Context
  • 1st century BC

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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