Theater of Marcellus

Exterior: View from NE

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63 BCE-14 CE

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13 BCE

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Latitude: 41.892414000000
Longitude: 12.479886000000

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D.:111m

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Originally started by Caesar as a rival theater to Pompey’s, but abandoned after his death; Augustus took up the project and named it after his nephew Marcellus. Semicircular theater, with capacity of 12,000.

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Photography by Media Center for Art History, Department of Art History, Columbia University

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12-Mar