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Bust of Roman Emperor Lucius Verus
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Bust of Roman Emperor Lucius Verus

Marble head of Roman Emperor Lucius Verus, c. 160-170 CE. (Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek, Copenhagen)
Bust of Roman Emperor Vespasian
Image by Mary Harrsch (Photographed at the Palazzo Museum, Rome)

Bust of Roman Emperor Vespasian

A portrait bust of Roman Emperor Vespasian (1st century CE), recovered from the River Tiber. (Palazzo Massimo, National Museum of Rome).
Roman Emperor Vespasian, Palazzo Massimo
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Roman Emperor Vespasian, Palazzo Massimo

A portrait bust of Vespasian, from Ostia, 69-79 CE. (Palazzo Massimo alle Terme, Rome)
Roman Emperor Nero
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Roman Emperor Nero

Bust of Nero at the Capitoline Museum, Rome.
The Roman Empire: Rise and Fall, A Short Introduction
Video by Ancient History Encyclopedia and Kelly Macquire

The Roman Empire: Rise and Fall, A Short Introduction

Learn all about the Roman Empire! This short introduction with Kelly Macquire discusses how the Roman Empire started, some of the key events and emperors, and how it eventually fell. The Roman Empire was the largest empire the ancient world...
Roman Religion - The Imperial Cult Explained
Video by The SPQR Historian

Roman Religion - The Imperial Cult Explained

The Imperial Cult in the Roman Empire was an important tool for the romanization of the Empire, it brought with it a sense of commonality to the provinces of the Roman world. But it proved to be incompatible with Christianity. Narration...
Roman Emperor Gallienus
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Roman Emperor Gallienus

Head of Gallienus from a colossal statue, found near the Baths of Caracalla, Rome, c. 253-268 CE. (Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek, Copenhagen)
History vs. Augustus
Video by TED-Ed

History vs. Augustus

Check out our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/teded View full lesson: https://ed.ted.com/lessons/history-vs-augustus-alex-gendler-and-peta-greenfield His reign marked the beginning of one of history’s greatest empires … and the...
Head of Augustus, c. 27-25 B.C.E.
Video by Smarthistory, Art History at Khan Academy

Head of Augustus, c. 27-25 B.C.E.

More free lessons at: http://www.khanacademy.org/video?v=bhE7cHE4wF0 Roman, Head of Augustus, c. 27-25 BCE, bronze and glass, 46.2 cm high x 26.5 cm wide x 29.4 cm deep, (British Museum, London) Speakers: Pippa Couch and Rachel Ropeik
Equestrian Sculpture of Marcus Aurelius,  c. 173-76 C.E.
Video by Smarthistory, Art History at Khan Academy

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, c. 173-76 C.E., (Capitoline Museums, Rome). View this work up close on the Google Art Project: http://www.googleartproject.com/collection/musei-capitolini/artwork/equestrian-statue-of-marcus-aurelius-unknown/392928/...