Trajan's Column

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“The Roman Emperor, Domitian, tried to deal with the Dacian threat with disastrous campaigns in & Domitian had to settle diplomatically with Dacia. The Emperor Trajan decided to try & conquer Dacia launching two wars (The Dacian Wars) in & Ancient Rome, Ancient Greece, Ancient History, Ancient Art, Conquistador, National Geographic, Trajan's Column, Art Romain, Roman Sculpture

Trajan's Amazing Column

At 126 feet tall, cut from marble, adorned with a spiral frieze intricately carved with 155 scenes, Trajan’s amazing column is a war diary that soars over Rome. Its tale: how the emperor vanquished a fierce but noble enemy.

The victory of the Roman emperor Trajan over the Dacians in back-to-back wars is carved in numerous scenes that spiral up around a marble pillar in Rome known as Trajan& Column. It& a tale that reads like an ancient comic strip. Ancient Rome, Ancient Art, Ancient History, National Geographic, Architecture Romaine, Autobiographical Comics, Trajan's Column, Bayeux Tapestry, Empire Romain

Trajan's Column - Reading an Ancient Comic Strip

The victory of the Roman emperor Trajan over the Dacians in back-to-back wars is carved in numerous scenes that spiral up around a 126-foot marble pillar in Rome known as Trajan's Column. It's a tale that reads like an ancient comic strip.

This scene shows Roman soldiers loading plunder onto pack animals after defeating Decebalus, the Dacian king. Casts such as this one preserve details on Trajan’s Column that pollution has eroded. - National History Museum of Romania Ancient Ruins, Ancient Rome, Ancient History, Trajan's Column, Roman Era, Roman Sculpture, National History, Archaeological Discoveries, Roman Soldiers

Trajan's Amazing Column

At 126 feet tall, cut from marble, adorned with a spiral frieze intricately carved with 155 scenes, Trajan’s amazing column is a war diary that soars over Rome. Its tale: how the emperor vanquished a fierce but noble enemy.

“ Trajan's Column was originally painted in bright colours (identified by X-ray fluorescence) - reconstructions give a new insight into how the column would have looked to the original viewers. I love colourised reconstructions, & this is a favourite. Roman History, Art History, Ancient Rome, Ancient History, Architecture Romaine, Trajan's Column, Roman Legion, Roman Architecture, Fantasy Paintings

La Pintura y la Guerra - Página 724

Un lugar para publicar y analizar los cuadros de las grandes batallas de la humanidad, desde la antigua Grecia hasta la invencion del cine a sido el unico mo…

Roma, Via dei Fori Imperiali (Trajan's Forum) la plus belle rue de Rome. Ancient Rome, Ancient History, Ancient Ruins, Amalfi, Verona, Rome Attractions, All About Italy, Roman History, Voyage Europe

Rom, Via dei Fori Imperiali, Trajansforum, Trajanssäule (Trajan's Forum, Trajan's Column)

Die 40 m hohe Trajansäule erhebt sich auf einem Sockel, der die Grabkammer mit der Aschenurne des Kaisers Trajan enthielt. Die innen über eine Wendeltreppe begehbare Säule besteht aus 18 Marmorblöcken von je 1,50 m Höhe und einem Durchmesser von ca. 3,50 m. Der umlaufende Relieffries (1 m hoch, Gesamtlänge ca. 200 m) feiert mit etwa 2.500 Figuren von bis zu 70 cm Höhe die Kriegstaten und den Sieg des Kaisers über die Daker (im heutigen Rumänien) Anfang des 2. Jh. n. Chr. Im untersten Relief…

At 126 feet tall, cut from marble, adorned with a spiral frieze intricately carved with 155 scenes, Trajan’s amazing column is a war diary that soars over Rome. Its tale: how the emperor vanquished a fierce but noble enemy. Ancient Rome, Ancient Art, Ancient History, Trajan's Column, Roman Sculpture, National History, Classical Antiquity, Archaeological Discoveries, Roman History

Trajan's Amazing Column

At 126 feet tall, cut from marble, adorned with a spiral frieze intricately carved with 155 scenes, Trajan’s amazing column is a war diary that soars over Rome. Its tale: how the emperor vanquished a fierce but noble enemy.

Detail of Trajan’s Column, Rome, depicting the Roman emperor’s victories beyond the Danube River. Ancient Aliens, Ancient Rome, Ancient Art, Ancient History, Art History Timeline, History Page, Examples Of Artifacts, Trajan's Column, Art Through The Ages

Trajan | Biography, Accomplishments, & Facts

Trajan, Roman emperor (98–117 CE) who sought to extend the boundaries of the empire to the east (notably in Dacia, Arabia, Armenia, and Mesopotamia), undertook a vast building program, and enlarged social welfare. Learn more about Trajan in this article.

This scene shows Roman soldiers loading plunder onto pack animals after defeating Decebalus, the Dacian king. Casts such as this one preserve details on Trajan’s Column that pollution has eroded. - National History Museum of Romania Ancient Ruins, Ancient Rome, Ancient History, Trajan's Column, Roman Era, Roman Sculpture, National History, Archaeological Discoveries, Roman Soldiers

Trajan's Amazing Column

At 126 feet tall, cut from marble, adorned with a spiral frieze intricately carved with 155 scenes, Trajan’s amazing column is a war diary that soars over Rome. Its tale: how the emperor vanquished a fierce but noble enemy.