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Ara Pacis Friezes

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The friezes of the Ara Pacis commemorate the Augustan Peace by using visual language that support Augustan ideals. These two particular friezes incorporate barbarians and indicate the peace that has come between Rome and its neighbors after Augustus' and Agrippa's military conquests. The barbarians are depicted side by side with Roman royalty and…