Maison Carrée, Nîmes

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Carole Raddato
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published on 07 January 2019
Maison Carrée, Nîmes

The Maison Carrée, Nîmes, France. This ancient Roman temple was constructed around 4 to 7 CE and dedicated to Gaius Caesar and Lucius Caesar, the grandsons and adpoted heirs of Emperor Augustus.

It represents the best-preserved Roman temple facades today.


About the Author

Carole Raddato
Carole maintains the popular ancient history photo-blog Following Hadrian, where she travels the world in the footsteps of emperor Hadrian.

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Raddato, C. (2019, January 07). Maison Carrée, Nîmes. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/9813/

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Raddato, Carole. "Maison Carrée, Nîmes." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified January 07, 2019. https://www.ancient.eu/image/9813/.

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Raddato, Carole. "Maison Carrée, Nîmes." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 07 Jan 2019. Web. 20 Jun 2019.

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