(Concord The glory of Rome from Caesars triumphs to the fated battle of Adrianople. by Martin Windrow and illustrated with the great and memorable artworks by Angus McBride
The hustle and bustle of Roman family life.
many different classes, occupations and clothing of the Romans ~ illustration by…
Bulgarian extras wait to film a street scene for "The Slave-girl from Jerusalem" at Boyana Studios, Bulgaria, Sept 2007
Reconstruction of the Roman Forum. It is a vast complex of baths, theaters, temples, racetracks, and libraries. Very crowded. Apartment living: apartment blocks (height controlled by law for safety). Forum is an open space for public use.
Roman slaves on a slave block. What would the signs on their chests say?
A Roman Slum with a Tavern. (circa AD (Peter Connolly/insulae /user: Aethon) Even though Gaius Julius Caesar was of a patrician family, he was born and raised in Subura, a slum area such as depicted here.
The Market of Trajan in Rome by José Emilio Toro Pareja
Roman/ Pompeian Bakery +++ drawing by Andrea Tosolini
a mortar and pestle
mario y sila
Illustration of the cena, or main meal with nine diners in the triclinium. the Roman dining room. Nine was the socially acceptable number of diners. More was boastful and less showed a stingy host of meager means.