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1

Who was it dedicated to?

God Portunus

2

What order did the columns come from?

Ionic

3

Which forum was it in?

Boardroom by the Tiber

4

What style were the portico and cella?

Tetrastyle

5

How was it dominant?

High podium reached by a flight of steps

6

Which temple was it similar to with the pronaos portico?

Maison Carree - Nimes

7

What did the pronaos portico made of?

4 ionic columns across and 2 deep

8

How were the columns of portico stood?

Free-standing

9

How many columns long was it? (on the side)

5

10

How many columns were at the rear?

4

11

What were the 4 rear columns engaged along?

Walls of the cella

12

What was it built of?

Tuff and travertine

13

What was the tuff and travertine surfaced with?

Stucco

14

What was the frontal frieze decorated with?

Garlands

15

From what century was the temple from?

1st BC

16

When was it converted to a christian church?

9th century