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Ancient architecture dating prior to approximately 500 AD

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The Parthenon in Athens is the most famous surviving building of Ancient Greece and one of the most famous buildings in the world.The Parthenon has stood atop the Acropolis of Athens for nearly Places Around The World, Oh The Places You'll Go, Places To Travel, Places To Visit, Around The Worlds, Travel Things, Travel Stuff, Mykonos, Santorini

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African Colosseum in El Djem, Tunisia. El Djem is home to some of the most impressive Roman remains in Africa. The amphitheatre was built in the early century AD and was probably used mainly for gladiator shows and chariot races. (by worksoptony) Places Around The World, The Places Youll Go, Places To See, Around The Worlds, Beautiful World, Beautiful Places, Places To Travel, Travel Destinations, Ancient Ruins

The African Colosseum in El Djem, Tunisia (by...

The African Colosseum in El Djem, Tunisia (by worksoptony).

The Temple of Castor and Pollux, The Forum, Rome – done! The Temple of Castor and Pollux, The Forum, Rome – done! Places Around The World, The Places Youll Go, Places To See, Around The Worlds, Ancient Ruins, Ancient Rome, Visit Rome, Rome Florence, Voyage Rome

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The Temple of Castor and Pollux, The Forum Rome

✮ Nefertari Tomb scenes, Valley of the Queens, Egypt. According to many experts, this is the most beautiful tomb in Egypt. Ancient Egyptian Art, Ancient History, Art History, Ancient Egypt Fashion, Egypt Art, Ancient Artifacts, Ancient Civilizations, Archaeology, Illustrations

Nefertari Tomb Scenes, Valley by Kenneth Garrett

Nefertari Tomb Scenes, Valley is a photograph by Kenneth Garrett which was uploaded on October 2nd, 2011. The photograph may be purchased as wall art, home decor, apparel, phone cases, greeting cards, and more. All products are produced on-demand and shipped worldwide within 2 - 3 business days.

The Arch of Septimius Severus in the ancient city of Leptis Magna - Libya - early century AD - note the broken pediment - this is highly innovative and rare in Roman architecture of the period. Example of the Composite order of architecture. Architecture Antique, Classical Architecture, Beautiful Architecture, Beautiful Buildings, Art And Architecture, Ancient Ruins, Ancient Rome, Ancient Greece, Ancient History

The Arch of Septimius Severus !

Explored ( Apr 18, 2009 #233 ) Leptis Magna,(Arabic: لبده‎) also known as Lectis Magna (or Lepcis Magna as it is sometimes spelled), also called Lpqy or Neapolis, was a prominent city of the Roman Empire. Its ruins are located in Al Khums, Libya, 130 km east of Tripoli, on the coast where the Wadi Lebda meets the sea. The site is one of the most spectacular and unspoiled Roman ruins in the Mediterranean. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leptis_Magna

Sagalassos fountain (Turkey, ca. Located roughly 110 km north of Antalya, the ruins of the city extend km from west to east and km from north to south. The excavations at Sagalassos are now among the largest archaeological projects i Ancient City, Ancient Ruins, Ancient Rome, Ancient Greece, Ancient History, Ancient Artifacts, Antalya, The Places Youll Go, Places To See

Fountain, c. 160-180 AD: Sagalassos in Turkey was part of the Imperial Roman Empire. During the Hellenistic period, it was a major town with land highly suitable to agriculture. Evidence shows the area was populated as early as the 14th century BC.

guardians of Karnak Temple in Luxor, Egypt (by. The guardians of Karnak Temple in Luxor, Egypt (by Gibna Kebira).The guardians of Karnak Temple in Luxor, Egypt (by Gibna Kebira). Egyptian Temple, Egyptian Art, Egyptian Mummies, Amenhotep Iii, Amazing Places On Earth, Kairo, Visit Egypt, Luxor Egypt, Luxor Temple

The guardians of Karnak Temple in Luxor, Egypt (by...

The guardians of Karnak Temple in Luxor, Egypt (by Gibna Kebira).

Giant Griffin, Persian, circa BC Early references to griffins are found in ancient Persian and Egyptian mythology. Griffins were often used as statues in Persian palaces. These early statues usually showed the griffins with horizontal wings lying Ancient Ruins, Ancient Artifacts, Ancient Egypt, Ancient History, Mayan Ruins, Ancient Greek, Ancient Mesopotamia, Ancient Civilizations, Egyptians

Giant griffin, Persian, c.516-465 BC Postcard

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The Antonine Nymphaeum (foreground), a monumental fountain located on the north side of the ancient city of Sagalassos, Turkey, was built during the reign of Marcus Aurelius (AD and was one of the most elaborate structures of the city. Ancient City, Ancient Ruins, Ancient Rome, Ancient Greece, Ancient History, Classical Architecture, Ancient Architecture, Beautiful Architecture, Places Around The World

Archaeological Discoveries at Sagalassos (Visit the Getty)

Archaeologist Marc Waelkens lectures on recent discoveries at Sagalassos in Turkey.

The Colossi of Memnon, Thebes, Egypt, photo by Antonio Beato. Ancient Aliens, Ancient Art, Ancient Egypt, Ancient History, Amenhotep Iii, Luxor, Old Egypt, Getty Museum, Ancient Mysteries

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The Colossi of Memnon, Thebes, Egypt, 1880s, photo by Antonio Beato. (Getty Museum)

The city of Palermo, Sicily has so many attractions it's mind-blowing. Amazing architecture, delicious food, crystal waters, ancient cities and much more. Ancient Rome, Ancient Greece, Ancient History, Palermo, Greek Pantheon, Classical Greece, Site Archéologique, Ancient Architecture, Kirchen

Segesta by esperanzamarchita on DeviantArt

Segesta was one of the major cities of the Elymian people, one of the three indigenous peoples of Sicily. The temple is thought to have been built in the 420s BC by an Athenian architect.

Partially collapsed western tunnel between de Amphitheatre's arena n de Hippodrome at Leptis Magna. De archway at de entrance to de tunnel in de foreground frames a path leading on de beach n de Mediterranean Sea. Ancient Ruins, Ancient Rome, East Africa, North Africa, Alexandria Egypt, Roman City, Ancient Architecture, Ancient Civilizations, Roman Empire

Amphitheatre, Leptis Magna, Libya by Joe & Clair Carnegie / Libyan Soup

Partially collapsed western tunnel between the Amphitheatre's arena and the Hippodrome at Leptis Magna. The archway at the entrance to the tunnel in the foreground frames a path leading on the the beach and the Mediterranean Sea which is clearly visible in the background.

The colonnade in the inner courtyard of the Temple of Isis of Philae, which was moved downstream of the Aswan Dam in Egypt. Ancient Egyptian Architecture, Cedar Forest, Epic Of Gilgamesh, Beautiful Architecture, Modern Architecture, Patio Interior, Archaeological Site, Egyptian Art, Places Around The World

The columnnade in the inner courtyard of Isis Temple on Philae..

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Obelisk Tomb & Bab Al Siq Triclinium by Joe & Clair Carnegie / Libyan Soup Gothic Architecture, Ancient Architecture, Petra, Building Structure, Stone Work, Archaeology, Places To See, Medieval, Scenery

Obelisk Tomb & Bab Al Siq Triclinium by Joe & Clair Carnegie / Libyan Soup

Obelisk Tomb & Bab Al Siq Triclinium is a photograph by Joe & Clair Carnegie / Libyan Soup which was uploaded on January 21st, 2019. The photograph may be purchased as wall art, home decor, apparel, phone cases, greeting cards, and more. All products are produced on-demand and shipped worldwide within 2 - 3 business days.