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The City of Rome

This is the Omeka site for the City of Rome project at Georgetown University.

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Dying Gaul

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A sculpture of a Gaul, identifiable by his torque around the neck, possibly his sword and horn, as well as his mustache. He is otherwise naked and more leaning than sitting down, looking… ...more

Domus Aurea

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Frescoes that have been uncovered on the ceilings of the Domus Aurea. The Domus Aurea is the Golden Palace of Nero and is currently an archaeological site as it exists underground at Via… ...more

Flavian Amphitheatre (Colosseum)

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This amphitheater was built by Vespasian in 70 A.D. and was completed in 80 A.D. It is located in the city center of Rome at Piazza del Colosseo, 1, and is next to the Roman Forum. It was… ...more

The House of Loreius Tiburtinus or of Octavius Quartio

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This image shows the hortus, garden and water canals of the House of Loreius Tiburtinus or of Octavius Quartio in Pompeii ...more

The House of Loreius Tiburtinus or of Octavius Quartio

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This image shows the triclinium of The House of Loreius Tiburtinus or of Octavius Quartio in Pompeii ...more