Magistrates Cum Imperio and their Temples: 396-293 BCE.

Deitrick, Ashley.

Abstract: Although temples were constructed in Rome from 396-293 BCE for a variety of reasons, the majority were built in response to victory in warfare and dedicated to a range of deities who reflected the rapid expansion of Rome's sphere of influence within Italy. Generals with imperium (the right of military command) also had the liberty to vow a temple to a chosen deity, to use revenues from t... read more

Tufts University. Department of Classics.
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