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Roma. Porta S. Paolo a Piramide di Caio Cestio (Rome. Porta San Paolo and the Pyramid of Cestius)
  • Europe
  • Roma. Porta S. Paolo a Piramide di Caio Cestio (Rome. Porta San Paolo and the Pyramid of Cestius), late 1800s
  • Where object was made: Rome, Italy
  • albumen print
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  • Transfer from the Department of Architectural Engineering
  • Not on display
  • S2015.065
Description

Architectural view. The gatehouse is flanked by two cylindrical towers in the background. In the left middle ground stands a pyramid; it is of brick-faced concrete covered, erosion is present on its exterior.