Pediment, Pantheon


Mark Cartwright
published on 19 June 2013
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The pediment of the pantheon in Rome, completed c. 125 CE. Once it would have carried a gilded bronze emblem, possibly an eagle and wreath.

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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 19). Pediment, Pantheon. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from

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Cartwright, Mark. "Pediment, Pantheon." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified June 19, 2013.

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Cartwright, Mark. "Pediment, Pantheon." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 19 Jun 2013. Web. 31 Oct 2020.

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