Trajan's Column


Mark Cartwright
published on 07 June 2013
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Trajan's Column in the Forum Romanum of Rome. Erected in 113 CE the column is covered in a spiral relief depicting scenes from the emperor's victorious Dacian campaigns.

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About the Author

Mark Cartwright
Mark is a history writer based in Italy. His special interests include pottery, architecture, world mythology and discovering the ideas that all civilizations share in common. He holds an MA in Political Philosophy and is the Publishing Director at AHE.

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Cartwright, M. (2013, June 07). Trajan's Column. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from

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Cartwright, Mark. "Trajan's Column." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified June 07, 2013.

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Cartwright, Mark. "Trajan's Column." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 07 Jun 2013. Web. 28 Oct 2020.

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