Obelisk of Theodosius Relief

Title

Obelisk of Theodosius Relief

Subject

Obelisk of Theodosius Relief

Description

The relief on the obelisk carved into the pedestal shows the Emperor Theodosius and his sons reigning over barbarians. Once again, reinforcing the power of the empire within the context of entertainment.

Date

2016

Contributor

Living Late Antiquity Team

Rights

The photograph was taken by the Living Late Antiquity team (2016) and is released here under creative commons license, as long Living Late Antiquity is credited

Files

base of obelisk.jpg

Collection

Reference

Obelisk of Theodosius Relief, 2016

Cite As

“Obelisk of Theodosius Relief,” Living Late Antiquity, accessed July 13, 2024, https://livinglateantiquity.org/items/show/98.

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