The emperor and his court.

Pedestal of the Obelisk of Theodosius. South side.
Hippodrome of Constantinople.
390 CE.

Istanbul

Credits:
2010. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.

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THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART
Keywords: Constantinople Sultanahmet circus hippodrome Egypt obelisk of the roman emperor Theodosius I pedestal court fence fencing box spear shield
HISTORY OF ANCIENT ROME