was sporting a gold emblazoned regal dress which, accompanied by gracious ballet movements, clearly distinguished him from the enemy.
century, Septimius Severus
decreed that Jews who served in public office
25 (1997) 21-25, at 22: 'This dedication is ostensibly to the goddess, Virgo Caelestis, but also identifies Julia Domna, the Syrian wife of the Libyan emperor, Septimius Severus
, with Caelestis.
, a native son of the Libyan city of Leptis Magna, became Roman Emperor.
The birthplace of Emperor Septimius Severus
, its amphitheater, marbled baths, colonnaded streets and a basilica are considered the jewel in the crown of its Roman legacy.
A range of events celebrating the 1,800th anniversary of the death on February 4th, 211 of the Roman emperor Septimius Severus
in York--from where he ruled the whole empire for three years.
To stop further invasions in 122 AD, Emperor Hadrian, after visiting Britannia, ordered the building of a wall from coast to coast--117 km (from the Solway Firth on the east coast to the mouth of the River Tyne in the west)--across the northern frontier of the Roman Empire, which was eventually built by the Roman Africans brought there by Emperor Septimius Severus
, an African emperor.
during the rule of the emperor Septimius Severus
, the map was originally hung on a wall in the Templum Pacis (Temple of Peace), which stood in the middle of an enclosure called Forum of Peace.
But Archers saves the best till last - the magnificent ruins at Leptis Magna, birthplace of the Roman Empire's only African emperor, Septimius Severus
, and the country's biggest draw.
00pm) The legacy of Septimius Severus
, an African who became Emperor of Rome, and proceeded to lead a campaign against Britons holding ground north of Hadrian's Wall.
With the aid of animated sequences, it''s the story of the only black Emperor - Septimius Severus
The series concludes with The Untold Invasion Of Britain (Channel 4, Thursday, 9pm), the incredible story of the little-known and only black Roman Emperor, Septimius Severus