Introduction to Ancient Rome

CC (s)302 (82005) Summer 2009

Forum Romanum

Roman military tessera (1st cent. AD)


Corona Muralis (awarded for being the first to scale enemy walls - 1st cent. BC/AD depiction with ship's beak/rostra)

Corona Civica (awarded for saving the life of a Roman citizen)

Map of Spain, Republican period. Note two provinciae (Hispania Ulterior & Citerior), and regions of Lusitania (medium green) and Celtiberia (medium-light orange)

Arevacan warrior

"Tessera Hopitalis": Celtiberian representation of a sworn pact between nations

Modern monument to Viriathus

Numantia: citadel, river, and Scipio's camps


Remains of Punic houses and street, Byrsa


Scipio Aemilianus

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