An early excavator, reconstructing some fragments said to be found "dans les oliviers a peu distance de l'entree [nord-est]," suggested that this inscription informed the visitor that the temple was built on behalf of the emperor Alexander Severus
.18 It now seems that these fragments, which are lost, could not have crowned the doorway in question as by now two identical inscriptions originally crowning both entrances have been recovered from the site.
He also traveled extensively- to Rome in 212, to Arabia in 215, to Antioch at the invitation of Julia Mamaea mother of the Emperor Alexander Severus
, and to Palestine in 216.
Most people will therefore know what to expect in this account of the dynasty which was founded by Septimius Severus, whom Bacon thought was one of the ablest of all emperors, and ended with the murder of Alexander Severus
, a ruler Grant has plainly little time for (26).
These elevated parts of the city had been without water since the destruction of the Roman aqueducts built by Alexander Severus
some 1300 years previously.
(24)In his Works of Ausonius Green deviates even further from the evidence by suggesting that the Tyranni covered the period from Alexander Severus
to Ausonius' own time (pp.
He reasoned that the name of the first figure within the pi-like architecture, who had variously been identified as Achilles, Apollo, Alexander the Great, Alexander Severus
, Adonis, Bacchus, Orpheus, Pluto, Paris, Peleus, Dionysus, Perseus, and Augusms, to name a few, would begin with a P.
In this context, it is worth considering other evidence to confirm Severan military colonisation: specifically, a passage from the biography of Alexander Severus
, in the Historia Augusta, and a reference in the 2nd to 3rd-century jurist Julius Paulus (Dig.
Two years ago, his heavily backed Alexander Severus
looked to have the Fred Winter Juvenile Handicap Hurdle at his mercy before fading into fourth, never to run again after suffering a fatal injury that year.
4.00: Coral Cup: 1st - Ninetieth Minute; 6th - Kirbybroguelantern; 8th - Dancing Tornado; 9th - Convincing; 13th - Psycho; 20th Ambobo; 23rd - Larkwing 4.40: Fred Winter Juvenile Novices Handicap Hurdle: 4th - Alexander Severus
; 15th - Flag Of Honour; 22nd - El Presidente 5.15Weatherbys Champion Bumper: 1st - Dunguib; 2nd - Some Present; 3rd - Rite Of Passage; 4th - Quel Esprit; 5th - Morning Supreme; 6th - Lead The Parade; 7th - Cranky Corner; 8th - Shinrock Paddy; 11 th - Meath All Star; 12 th - Long Strand; 15th - Gagewell Flyer; 16th - Sicilian Secret; 17th - Fennis Boy; 19th - Abroad; 22nd - Cadspeed; 24th - Quinola Des Obeaux.
The form of his sixth to Alexander Severus
at Leopardstown last month is working out well and so is his fourth to Kempes over Christmas.
The emperor Alexander Severus
(AD 222-235) is said by his Roman pagan biographer to have placed a bust of Christ in his private chapel--he would hardly have so honoured someone in whose existence he did not believe.
He also traveled extensively--to Rome in 212, to Arabia in 215, to Antioch at the invitation of Julia Mamaea, mother of the Emperor Alexander Severus
, and to Palestine in 216.