Emperor Augustus

Roman Glass Multi coloured

Ennion: Master of Roman Glass – Miracle of Created Things

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Roman glass is enigmatic when its beauty is revealed by a 1st century craftsmen called Ennion, who signed his works ‘Ennion made me’ let the buyer remember him’

Rome: A Legacy from Antiquity that is Alive and Ongoing…

Rome: A Legacy from Antiquity that is Alive and Ongoing…

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Religion, literature and government, as well as its visual art forms could be said to define the character and individuality of any civilization. While the former may change in both attitude and stance, or else fade away, many of those self-same visual art forms, such as sculpture, have remained both…

House of Augustus on Palatine Hill at Rome

House of Augustus on Palatine Hill at Rome

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The ancient Romans controlled the area around the Mediterranean for over six centuries celebrating their victories and expressing their politics and culture by holding great festivals, triumphal processions, fine oratory and stupendous spectacles. The first Roman Emperor Augustus, from all contemporary descriptions, preferred to live with his wife Livia and…