A higher view of the Domus
, on the side towards the Circus Maximus. In the centre of the platform of Domus Augustana
, that collected the rainwater. It’s also known under the name of
of the Peltis
, the peltis being a small wicker shield.
The small temple over the atrium, overhanging the top of the
façade of the Palatine, is the temple of Minerva.
of the Palatine. During the Empire, one used to call by that name, in Rome,
the special schools where a director (pædagogus), trained young slaves to serve
in noble houses. Naturally this one was the most important since it served
the Palatine and hence the Emperor.
An angle that puts into the perspective a part of the Circus Maximus.