Marble Portrait of Julius Caesar - 3D View
Roman, around 50 CE. From the Sanctuary of Athena in Priene, modern Turkey. Height: 39.500 cm. GR 1870.3-20.201 (Sculpture 1152) Room 70: Roman Empire. Model updated by Thomas Flynn 05/05/2016: Canon G7x, 138 photos, Agisoft PhotoScan
Building the Great Wall
The thousands of kilometers of Ming Dynasty walls are the expression of a self-sufficient culture. Building the Great Wall : SUN MAY 4 9P et/pt : http://channel.nationalgeographic.com/channel/videos/?source=4003
Amaterasu, The Sun Goddess
Asian Art Museum Storyteller, Liz Nichols, tells a Japanese story about Amaterasu, the sun goddess, in the museum's Japan galleries.
Digging History 10: The Late Republic
Video on the Late Roman Republic produced by the American Institute for Roman Culture.
Cleopatra: The Real Story
This documentary depicts the true life of Cleopatra; a lot of historical evidence is provided.
Rome Reborn 2.2
This video presents a fly-through of the latest version of Rome Reborn (2.2). The new version incorporates some new content (including the Pantheon) and for the first time includes animations. Rome Reborn is an international initiative...
Coins of the First Roman Emperor
Julius Caesar was deified after his death and a comet appearing at this time was seen as a manifestation of his spirit. Octavian (later Emperor Augustus), used his coinage to emphasize his relationship to Caesar, his adoptive father, describing...
Posthumous bust of Caesar
The so-called Green Caesar, a posthumous bust showing Julius Caesar as a statesman dressed in a toga. Being idealised in contrast to earlier Caesar portraits, this portrait was adapted to the taste of the early Imperial Age. (Altes Museum...
The Royal Game of Ur
The Royal Game of Ur, as exhibited in the British Museum, London. Early Dynastic III, about 2600 BC. Game boards of this type were found in at least six royal graves at Ur. They are made of wood, inlaid with carnelian, shell, and lapis...
Juba II & Cleopatra Selene II
Coin of Juba II (r. 29 BCE - 23 CE) and Cleopatra Selene II (c. 40 BCE - 5 BCE). Obverse: Diademed Juba II with the legend "Rex Iuba" (Latin, "King Juba"). Reverse: Draped and diademed Cleopatra Selene II with legend "Basilissa Kleopatra"...