Obelisk Art History
Hercules of the Theatre of Pompey, Ancient Greece

Hercules of the Theatre of Pompey

2 CE
Maison Carrée, Ancient Rome

Maison Carrée

2 CE
The Aeneid, Ancient Rome

The adventures of Aeneis the Trojan, and what happens when the gods hate you

The Aeneid

Virgil, 19 CE
The Battersea Shield, The Celts

The Battersea Shield

350 BCE-50 CE
Nero's Bath, Ancient Rome

Nero's Bath

64 CE
Pula Arena, Ancient Rome

Pula Arena

27 BCE-68 CE
Colosseum, Ancient Rome


Vespasian — Titus, 70 CE-80 CE
Arch of Titus, Ancient Rome

Arch of Titus

Rabirius, 82 CE
Volterra Theater, The Etruscans

Volterra Theater

90 CE
Young Hercules, Ancient Rome

Young Hercules

69 CE-96 CE
Aqueduct of Segovia, Ancient Rome

Aqueduct of Segovia

81 CE-98 CE
Arenas of Lutetia, Ancient Rome

Arenas of Lutetia

100 CE
"Know Thyself" Skeleton Mosaic, Ancient Rome

"Know Thyself" Skeleton Mosaic

c. 100 CE
Mummy with an Inserted Panel Portrait of a Youth, Coptic Art

Mummy with an Inserted Panel Portrait of a Youth

c. 80 CE-100 CE
Portrait of Aristotle, Ancient Greece

Portrait of Aristotle

100 CE
Statue of Aphrodite, Ancient Rome

Statue of Aphrodite

100 CE
Trajan's Column, Ancient Rome

Trajan's Column

107 CE-113 CE
Bronze Military Diploma, Ancient Rome

Bronze Military Diploma

113 CE-114 CE
Hadrians Wall, Ancient Rome

Hadrians Wall

122 CE
Pantheon, Ancient Rome


Marcus Agrippa, 113 CE-125 CE
Temple of Olympian Zeus, Ancient Greece

Temple of Olympian Zeus

Cossutius, 500 BCE-132 CE
The Braschi Antinous, Ancient Rome

The Braschi Antinous

138 CE
Mosaic Floor with Head of Medusa, Ancient Rome

Mosaic Floor with Head of Medusa

115 CE-150 CE
Emperor Antoninus Pius, Ancient Rome

Emperor Antoninus Pius

138 CE-161 CE
Porta Nigra, Ancient Rome

Porta Nigra

170 CE
Apollo Seated With Lyre, Ancient Greece

Apollo Seated With Lyre

200 CE
Bronze Statuette of Jupiter, Ancient Rome

Bronze Statuette of Jupiter

200 CE
Hadrian's Villa, Ancient Rome

Hadrian's Villa

200 CE
Miracle of Sravasti, Classical India

Miracle of Sravasti

200 CE
Portrait of a Young Woman, Coptic Art

Portrait of a Young Woman

200 CE
The Balmaclellan Mirror, Iron Age

The Balmaclellan Mirror

200 CE
The Three Graces, Ancient Rome

The Three Graces

200 CE
Tower of Hercules, Ancient Rome

Tower of Hercules

Gaius Sevius Lupus, 200 CE
Portrait of the emperor Caracalla, Ancient Rome

Portrait of the emperor Caracalla

212 CE-217 CE
Daughter of Mousaios, Funerary Stele, Coptic Art

Daughter of Mousaios, Funerary Stele

250 CE
Bronze Statue of the emperor Trebonianus Gallus, Ancient Rome

Bronze Statue of the emperor Trebonianus Gallus

251 CE

The Six Enneads

Plotinus, 270 CE
Kushite Pyramids at Meroë, Kingdom of Kush

Kushite Pyramids at Meroë

300 BCE-300 CE
Diocletian's Palace, Ancient Rome

Diocletian's Palace

305 CE

For the sake of the peace of our times, each one may have the free opportunity to worship as he pleases

The Edict of Milan

Constantine I, Licinius, 313 CE
White Horse Pagoda, Dunhuang, Ancient China

White Horse Pagoda, Dunhuang

384 CE
Obelisk of Axum, Ethiopia

Obelisk of Axum

400 CE
Standing Four-Armed Vishnu, Classical India

Standing Four-Armed Vishnu

400 CE
Mausoleum of Galla Placidia, Byzantine Art

Mausoleum of Galla Placidia

450 CE
Arian Baptistery, Byzantine Art

Arian Baptistery

Theodoric the Great, 400 CE-500 CE
Baptistry of Neon, Byzantine Art

Baptistry of Neon

Bishop Ursus, 400 CE-500 CE
Dhamek Stupa, Middle Ages

Dhamek Stupa

249 BCE-500 CE
Standing Buddha Offering Protection, Classical India

Standing Buddha Offering Protection

500 CE
Basilica of Sant'Apollinare Nuovo, Byzantine Art

Basilica of Sant'Apollinare Nuovo

Theodoric the Great, 504 CE-504 CE
Mausoleum of Theoderic, Byzantine Art

Mausoleum of Theoderic

520 CE
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