Ara Pacis

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Ara Pacis (13BC)

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Stemmed from a promise to a God from Augustus that if he survived a battle against the Egyptians in 13BC that he would build a temple to him. Furthermore, this is an altar to peace highlighting that the Pax Romana (Peace of Rome/Augusutus) is…

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