The emperor and his court
Pedestal of the Obelisk of Theodosius. North side.
Hippodrome of Constantinople.
390 CE.
Istanbul Photo by Ilya Shurygin

The emperor and his court.

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

Istanbul

Credits:
2010. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.

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Keywords: Constantinople Sultanahmet circus hippodrome Egypt obelisk of the roman emperor Theodosius I pedestal court guard fence fencing box spear
History of Ancient Rome