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Trajan's Market

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Located on the Via dei Fori Imperiali nowadays, Trajan’s Market is a part of Trajan’s Forum and situated on the northeast side of Basilica Ulpia. It now holds the Imperial Forums Museum. The complex of buildings includes market, small shop fronts and residential block, and is one of the typical and finest examples of Imperial Roman architectures…

Mosaic of elephant from Ostia's market square

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This mosaic can be seen in front of one of the several small room spaces in Ostia's market square, located behind the city's theatre. It is one of several black-and-white mosaics within this large area that is believed to have been Ostia's forum/business center. Each room likely housed a business or shop or some sort, and its accompanying mosaic…