Tempio (Temple) di Traiano

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This temple was erected in 117 A.D. by emperor Hadrian in memory of his deified predecessor Traian and his wife Plotina. It occupied the part of the Forum of Traian where at present is Palazzo Valentini and Chiesa di S.Maria di Loreto. The temple was of the giant dimensions, which is proved by an immense granite column found here (now placed close to the Column of Traian). The architect of the temple was A.of Damascus.

Tempio (Temple) di Traiano, part of the Forum of Traian, rome
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Tempio (Temple) di Traiano
Piazza della Madonna di Loreto, 26 (Foro Traiano, 82-87)
00187, Rome, Lazio, Italy
Zone: Rione Trevi (Quirinale-Tritone-Barberini) (Roma centro)
Tempio (Temple) di Traiano is Shown By "Map E Zone" As "139"
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