• Peristyle (central square of the Palace) 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
      Columns surrounding atrium facing imperial reception hall. Peristyle in Diocletian's palace.
    • Peristyle close-up 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
      The base of the peristyle with people in the scene. Peristyle in Diocletian's palace.
    • The fastigium 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
      Under the fastigium the emperor revealed himself to his subjects. The fastigium was familiar in its use in temple architecture. Fastigium in Diocletian's Palace shot between two columns.