An engraved amethyst ring of Roman Emperor Constantius II, c. 360 CE (British Museum, London)
In 249 CE Roman emperor Philip the Arab sent senator Decius to be the governor of the troubled provinces of Moesia and Pannonia...
A portrait sculpture of Roman emperor Decius, r. 249-251 CE. (Capitoline Museums, Rome)
On March 28, 193 CE Roman Emperor Pertinax was assassinated by the Praetorian Guard, and like his predecessor Commodus...
A brass dupondius coin depicting Roman Emperor Didius Julianus (r. 193 CE).
Domitian was Roman Emperor from 81-96 CE and his reign, although one of relative peace and stability, became engulfed...
Having failed to keep many of his promises to the army, Roman Emperor Macrinus (217 – 218 CE) was becoming increasingly...
A marble bust of Roman emperor Elagabalus, r. 218-222 CE. (The Vatican Museums, Rome).
Equestrian Sculpture of Marcus Aurelius, c. 173-76 C.E.
More free lessons at: http://www.khanacademy.org/video?v=D4nK5uXuPXM Equestrian Sculpture of Marcus Aurelius, bronze...
With the death of Emperor Nero on June 9, 68 CE, the Julio-Claudian dynasty officially ended, leaving the Roman Empire without...