Roman capitol at Thuburbo Majus, Tunisia

Roman capitol at Thuburbo Majus, Tunisia

E905/0127 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 51.1MB

Downloadable file size: 4.9MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Credit: SHEILA TERRY/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Roman capitol. Remains of steps and fluted pillars of the capitol (senate building) in the ancient Roman city of Thuburbo Majus, Tunisia. The city was first occupied by the Berbers and Phoenicians, before being taken over by the Roman Empire in 27 BC. The capitol is where the senate or council met to govern this important trading centre, which had a population of between 8000 and 10,000 people.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: africa, african, ancient, archaeology, archeology, architecture, berber, capitol, columns, corinthian, council, fluted column, govern, government, historical, history, monument, phoenician, pillar, pillars, remains, roman, ruin, ruins, senate, staircase, stairs, steps, stone, temple, thuburbo majus, trading, tunisia, tunisian

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.