• Arch of Septimius Severus 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1977)
      The arch was erected in 203 AD
    • The Curia 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1977)
      To the left the arch of Septimus Severus and the Tabularium. The Curia was begun by Sulla in 80 BC.
    • Septimius Severus (193-211 AD) 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1971)
      It was during the age of the Severi and in particular the reign of Septimius Severus (193-211 AD) that the circumstances were particularly favorable for Christians to develop their own iconography. The religious milieu was ...
    • Triumphal Arch of Septimius Severus 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1971)
      The architecture should be closely observed for the arch of San Paolo fuori le mura supports nothing. The roof depends upon wooden trusses above the ceiling, not on the arch, to hold it up. The purpose of the church's ...
    • The Triumphal Arch of Septimius Severus 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)