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1

Reconstruction of an Etruscan Temple
Medium
Artist
Period

Mudbrick, wood, volcanic material
Vitruvius (Roman writer)
Etruscan

2

Apollo
Artist
Period

Master sculptor Vulca
Etruscan

3

Burial chamber, tomb of the reliefs
Location
Period

Cerveteri, Italy
Etruscan

4

Reclining couple on a sacrophagus from Cerveteri
Period

Etruscan

5

Tuscan order

Post and lintel structure and Gable roofs, with bases, column shafts, and capitals

6

Terra cotta

Medium made from clay fired over a low heat and sometimes left unglazed

7

Sacrophagus

A stone coffin

8

Pont du gard
Location
Period

Nîmes, France
Rome

9

Augustus of Primaporta
Period

Rome

10

Ara Pacis
Period

Rome

11

Pompeii, Italy

Mt. Vesuvius

12

House of the Vettii
Location

Peristyle Garden
Pompeii, Italy

13

Initiation rites of the cult of Bacchus
Location
Medium
Period

Villa of the mysteries, Pompeii
Fresca
Rome

14

Arch of Titus
Location
Period

Rome, Italy
Rome

15

Spoils from the temple of Solomon
Location
Period

Jerusalem
Rome

16

Flavian amphitheatre
Period

Rome

17

Aqueduct

Artificial channel for conveying water

18

Keystone

Last block to be placed for arch

19

Voussoir

Block to build an arch

20

Forum

Roman town center