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The Hadrianic Tondi on the Arch of Constantine

The Arch of Constantine, dedicated on 25 July AD 315, stands in Rome between the Colosseum and the Palatine Hill, at what was once the beginning of the Via Triumphalis. As described on its attic inscription, it commemorates Constantine’s victory at the Battle of the Milvian Bridge on 28 October AD 312 over the tyrant… Continue reading The Hadrianic Tondi on the Arch of Constantine