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Details for Roman Empire

Full name: Roman Empire

This person or thing (agent) has been used 8,181 times within our collections systems.

As a maker of objects: 8,181 times.

Type of agent

Creator

Created

11yrs ago

Closely matched 3rd party resources

http://nomisma.org/id/roman_empire
http://vocab.getty.edu/tgn/7030347
http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q2277
http://sws.geonames.org/8354456

Getty TGN Information

Refers to the great empire that succeeded the Roman Republic and had its capital at Rome, Italy; it began when Octavius Caesar defeated Mark Antony and Egypt's Cleopatra in 31 BCE. At its greatest extent in the 1st century CE it included Europe from Spain to the Persian Gulf, Britain, the Arabian Peninsula, Asia Minor, and North Africa. It is traditionally held to end in the 4th century after its division into four parts by Diocletian, and a brief reunification under Constantine the Great from 324-395.

Nomisma Definition

The empire ruled by the ancient city of Rome.

Labels in other languages sourced via Nomisma

Roman Empire
Împeratoriya Romê
Empire romain
Impero romano
Romeinse Ryk
የሮሜ መንግሥት
Imperio Román
الإمبراطورية الرومانية
Roma İmperiyası
Рымская імперыя

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